METEOSAT Sea Surface Temperature

IDENTIFICATION
Product typeNear real time productThumbnail
StatusOperational
IdentifierOSI-206
AcronymMET SST
Acronym for EDC (APNM)MET SST, OSIHSST
Product navigator referenceEO:EUM:DAT:METEOSAT:OSIHSST
CHARACTERISTICS
Processing levelL3C
Satellite inputMSG/SEVIRI
Other inputECMWF outputs (temperature, humidity and aerosols profiles)
Frequency24 per day
Timeliness3h
Spatial coverageEast Atlantic, West Indian: 60N-60S 60W-60E
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
Discovery mean(s) and format(s)EUMETCast (GRIB2)
Ifremer FTP Server (NetCDF4)
RedistributionPODAAC-GHSEV-3CO01 http://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/SEVIRI_SST-OSISAF-L3C-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/released07/10/2011
Declared operational/released07/10/2011
On EUMETCast since07/10/2011
In EDC since07/10/2011