Requirement #372 


For variable: Sea-ice surface temperature

In application: High Res NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.5 K 1 K 4 K
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 5 km 10 km 40 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 12 h
Timeliness 60 min 3 h 12 h


Validated: 7/29/11 Source: JF Mahfouf
Comment: Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
  • Domain: Ocean