BackForward Variable: Fire radiative power

Full name Fire radiative power
Definition Power radiated by the fire occurring within an area
Measuring Units kW*m-2 Uncertainty Units kW*m-2
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units kW*m-2 (Stability /decade)


Last modified: 2019-09-30
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: Yes
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Sub-domain: Land surface
      • Variable: Fire radiative power
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Land surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Fire radiative power  (1)

This tables shows all related requirements. For more operations/filtering, please consult the full list of Requirements
Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green, threshold orange
Application-dependent Technical Priority (ATP) Magenta and Relative priority of the attributes Red

Id Variable Layer App Area ATP Uncertainty Layer/s Quality Coverage Quality Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source General Comment Application Area Comment Horizontal Coverage Comment Observation Comment Performance Comment
834 Fire radiative power Land surface 2.5 Armospheric Climate Forecasting and Monitoring 0.0005 kW*m-2 0.25 km
1 km
3 km
60 min
6 h
Global reasonable 2019-09-30 GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016) Requirements in the GCOS-200 IP, Annex A, are only specified at the goal level.