BackForward Variable: Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm]

Definition
Full name Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm]
Definition The ratio of the coarse mode particle scattering to the coarse mode particle total extinction coefficient at 550nm.
Measuring Units Uncertainty Units
Horizontal Res Units Vertical Res Units
Stability Units (Stability /decade)

 

Comment: CM = coarse mode measured at a wavelength of 550nm.
Last modified: 2022-07-04
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: Yes
Classification
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Atmospheric chemistry
      • Variable: Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm]
        • Measured in Layers:
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Requirements defined for Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm]  (2)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
958 Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm] Forecasting Atmospheric Composition 0.01 
0.03 
3 h
30 d
3 h
12 h
Global firm 2022-07-04 GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution
959 Particle single scattering albedo [CM, 550nm] Monitoring Atmospheric Composition 0.01 
0.03 
3 h
30 d
3 h
12 h
Global firm 2022-07-04 GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution