Requirement #54 


For variable: Accumulated precipitation (over 24 h)

In application: Climate-AOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 mm 1.3 mm 2 mm
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 100 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 12 h 16 h 24 h
Timeliness 24 h 3 d 12 d


Validated: 7/19/07 Source: AOPC
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models