Requirement #360 


For variable: Land surface temperature

In application: High Res NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.5 K 1 K 3 K
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 1 km 5 km 20 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 15 min 30 min 2 h
Timeliness 15 min 30 min 2 h


Validated: 12/4/19 Source: JF Mahfouf
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface