Requirement #606 

Values

For variable: Solar wind density

In application: Space Weather

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 5 % 10 % 20 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 10 sec 20 sec 60 sec
Timeliness 60 sec 5 min 15 min

 

Validated: 5/1/11 Source: ICTSW-1
Comment: Solar wind disturbance detection Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
Specifications
  • Domain: Outer Space
    • Subdomain: Energetic particles and solar wind
      • Variable: Solar wind density
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • L1
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global