Full resolution Metop Sea Surface Temperature metagranules

IDENTIFICATION
Product typeNear real time productFull resolution Metop Sea Surface Temperature metagranules
StatusOperational
IdentifierOSI-204-b
AcronymMGR SST
Acronym for EDC (APNM)MGR SST
Product navigator referenceEO:EUM:DAT:METOP:MGR-SST
CHARACTERISTICS
Processing levelL2P
Satellite inputMetop-B/AVHRR
Other inputECMWF outputs (temperature, humidity and aerosols profiles)
Frequency480 per day (each 3min)
Timeliness4h
Spatial coverageGlobal
Spatial sampling1km
ProjectionSwath
Characteristics & methodsSubskin temperature; multispectral algorithm + use of NWP output
ACCURACY REQUIREMENTS
Thresold accuracymonthly bias : 1°c, Sdt Deviation : 1,5°c
Target accuracymonthly bias : 0,5°c, Sdt Deviation : 0,8°c
Optimal accuracymonthly bias : 0,1°c, Sdt Deviation : 0,3°c
Verification/validation methodroutine comparison with drifting buoy measurements
DATA ACCESS
OSI SAF ProducerMétéo-France
Diffusion mean(s) and format(s)EUMETCast (NetCDF4)
Ifremer FTP Server (NetCDF4)
RedistributionPODAAC-GHAMT-2PE01 (GDS 1) http://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/EUR-L2P-AVHRR_METOP_A
PODAAC-GHAMA-2PO02 (GDS 2) http://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/AVHRR_SST_METOP_A-OSISAF-L2P-v1.0
Link FTP serverMET ftp serveur
VIEW MORE DOCUMENTATION
Product web pageDescriptionProduct User ManualPUM
Live production statusStatusAlgorithm Theoretical Baseline DocumentATBD
Last products at a glanceQuicklookScientific Validation ReportSVR
Continuous monitoringQuality
HISTORY, COMMENTS
Authorised to be operational/released28/06/2011
Declared operational/released28/06/2011
On EUMETCast since28/06/2011