Meteosat Sea Surface Temperature

IDENTIFICATION
Product typeNear real time productThumbnail
StatusDevelopment
IdentifierOSI-206-a
AcronymMET SST
Acronym for EDC (APNM)MET SST, OSIHSST
Product navigator referenceEO:EUM:DAT:METEOSAT:OSIHSST
CHARACTERISTICS
Processing levelL3C
Satellite inputMeteosat-11/SEVIRI
Other inputNWP outputs (temperature and humidity profiles, aerosols optical depth), Sea Surface Temperature analysis (OSTIA), cloud mask
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 K, Sdt Deviation : 1.5 K
Target accuracyBias : 0.5 K, sdt Deviation : 1 K
Optimal accuracymonthly bias : 0.1 K, Sdt Deviation : 0.5 K
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)
EDC (NetCDF4)
Link FTP serverIfremer ftp serveur
VIEW MORE DOCUMENTATION
Product web pageDescriptionProduct User ManualPUM
Live production statusStatusAlgorithm Theoretical Baseline DocumentATBD
Last products at a glanceQuicklook
Continuous monitoringQuality
HISTORY, COMMENTS
  • Replaces OSI-206 based on Meteosat-10 input
  • Using cloud mask from NWC SAF software v2016
Expected date for operational/released20/02/2018
First product date20/02/2018