Requirement #669 


For variable: Lake area

In application: Climate-TOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 250 m 550 m 2500 m
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 30 d 45 d 90 d
Timeliness 30 d 45 d 90 d


Validated: 7/19/07 Source: TOPC
Comment: Lake area Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface
      • Variable: Lake area
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Land surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global land