Requirement #379 

Values

For variable: Specific humidity

In application: High Res NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 2 % 5 % 10 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 0.5 km 5 km 20 km
Vertical Resolution 0.1 km 0.2 km 1 km
Observing Cycle 15 min 60 min 6 h
Timeliness 15 min 30 min 2 h

 

Validated: 7/29/11 Source: T Montmerle
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Specific humidity
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • PBL
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global