Requirement #663 

Values

For variable: Fire fractional cover

In application: Climate-TOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 5 % 7 % 10 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 0.25 km 0.85 km 10 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 36 h 3 d
Timeliness 360 d 1 y 2 y

 

Validated: 7/19/07 Source: TOPC
Comment: Fire area and location Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface
      • Variable: Fire fractional cover
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Land surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global land