Meteosat Indian Ocean Sea Surface Temperature

IDENTIFICATION
Product typeNear real time productMET IO SST
StatusDemonstrational
IdentifierOSI-IO-SST
AcronymMET IO SST
CHARACTERISTICS
Processing levelL3C
Satellite inputMSG/SEVIRI
Other inputECMWF outputs (temperature, humidity and aerosols profiles)
Frequency24 per day
Timeliness3h
Spatial coverageIndian Ocean: 60N-60S 19.5W-101.5E
Spatial sampling0.05° Lat-Lon
Projectioncylindrical equidistant
Characteristics & methodsSubskin temperature; multispectral algorithms + bias correction
ACCURACY REQUIREMENTS
Thresold accuracymonthly bias : 1°c, Sdt Deviation : 1,5°c
Target accuracyBias : 0,5°c, sdt Deviation : 1°c
Optimal accuracymonthly bias : 0,1°c, Sdt Deviation : 0,5°c
Verification/validation methodroutine comparison with drifting buoy measurements
DATA ACCESS
OSI SAF ProducerMétéo-France
Diffusion mean(s) and format(s)Ifremer FTP Server (NetCDF4)
Link FTP serverIfremer ftp server
VIEW MORE DOCUMENTATION
Product web pageDescriptionProduct User ManualPUM
Live production statusStatus
Scientific Validation ReportSVR
HISTORY, COMMENTS
Authorised to be operational/released04/11/2016
First product date17/07/2017