Requirement #564 


For variable: Wind vector (near surface)

In application: Climate-OOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.5 m/s 1 m/s 5 m/s
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 10 km 20 km 100 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 24 h
Timeliness 3 h 5 h 12 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: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric