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)

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Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
834 Fire radiative power Land surface Climate Monitoring (GCOS) 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)