Requirement #745 


For variable: Significant wave height

In application: Ocean Applications

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.1 m 0.25 m 0.25 m
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 0.1 km 5 km 20 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 6 min 60 min 24 h
Timeliness 5 min 60 min 6 h


Validated: 3/22/16 Source: JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Ocean