Requirement #711 

Values

For variable: Atmospheric density

In application: Space Weather

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 10 % 15 % 20 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 100 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution 20 km 50 km 100 km
Observing Cycle 5 sec 5 min 30 min
Timeliness 30 min 45 min 60 min

 

Validated: 10/1/13 Source: ICTSW (T. Onsager)
Comment: Used for satellite services and atmosphere-ionosphere coupled models Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Atmospheric density
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • HiThermo
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global