Requirement #490 


For variable: Air temperature (near surface)

In application: Ocean Applications

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.1 K 0.5 K 1 K
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 0.5 km 1 km 10 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 30 min 60 min 3 h
Timeliness 5 min 60 min 6 h


Validated: 3/7/11 Source: JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
Comment: Maritime Safety Services Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
  • Domain: Atmosphere