BackForward Variable: Precipitation (liquid or solid)

Full name Precipitation (liquid or solid)
Definition 3D field of the vertical flux of precipitating water mass (precipitation intensity)
Measuring Units g .s^-1 .m^-2 Uncertainty Units %
Horizontal Res Units Vertical Res Units
Stability Units % (Stability /decade)


Last modified: 2011-07-05
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: Yes
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Clouds and precipitations
      • Variable: Precipitation (liquid or solid)
        • Measured in Layers:
          • FT
          • PBL
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Precipitation (liquid or solid)  (1)

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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
732 Precipitation (liquid or solid) PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen