BackForward Variable: Sea Surface Mass Flux

Full name Sea Surface Mass Flux
Definition Sea Surface Mass Flux
Measuring Units mm/h Uncertainty Units mm/h
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units mm/h (Stability /decade)


Last modified: 2011-06-23
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Sub-domain: Ocean
      • Variable: Sea Surface Mass Flux
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Sea surface
          • Bulk
  • Cross-cutting themes:
  • Earth System Application Categories and its related Application Areas:
  • Unknown:

Requirements defined for Sea Surface Mass Flux  (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
474 Sea Surface Mass Flux Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 mm/h
0.5 mm/h
1 mm/h
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo) Ocean forecasting (open)