Requirement #82 


For variable: Cloud ice Total Column

In application: Climate-AOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 10 g.m-2 15 g.m-2 20 g.m-2
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 100 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 3 h 4 h 6 h
Timeliness 3 h 6 h 12 h


Validated: 7/19/07 Source: AOPC
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Clouds and precipitations