Requirement #311 

Values

For variable: Wind (horizontal)

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 m.s-1 3 m.s-1 8 m.s-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 100 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution 0.5 km 0.7 km 1 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 6 h 12 h
Timeliness 6 min 30 min 6 h

 

Validated: 3/30/20 Source: Masahiro Kazumori (PoC GNWP)
Comment: Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Wind (horizontal)
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • FT
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global