Requirement #591 


For variable: Ionospheric plasma velocity

In application: Space Weather

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 50 km·s-1 100 km·s-1 200 km·s-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 10 km 50 km 300 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 60 sec 5 min 30 min
Timeliness 60 sec 10 min 60 min


Validated: 5/1/11 Source: ICTSW-1
Comment: Ionospheric plasma transport and energy input Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
  • Domain: Outer Space
    • Subdomain: Ionospheric disturbances