Requirement #553 


For variable: Ocean dynamic topography

In application: Climate-OOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 cm 1.5 cm 5 cm
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 25 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 3 d 30 d
Timeliness 3 h 6 h 24 h


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