BackForward Variable: Precipitation type at the surface

Definition
Full name Precipitation type at the surface
Definition The type of precipitation reaching the surface, including snow, rain, hail, dew, rime, hoar frost and fog precipitation.
Measuring Units local Uncertainty Units
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2011-06-23
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
Classification
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Clouds and precipitations
      • Variable: Precipitation type at the surface
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Near Surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Precipitation type at the surface  (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
762 Precipitation type at the surface Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
683 Precipitation type at the surface Near Surface High Res NWP 0.25 km
1.5 km
5 km
0.1 
0.2 
0.4 
15 min
60 min
3 h
15 min
30 min
2 h
Global tentative 2011-07-29 T Montmerle