Target accuracy :Better than 2 m/s in wind component Stdev with an absolute mean difference of less than 0.5 m/s in wind speed on a monthly basis.
Verification/validation method :Triple collocation with NWP and buoys
Applications and users
Usage :* Operational Met Services
* Operational analyses and ocean models
* Research or Environmental monitoring.
Authorised to be operational / released :
Declared operational / released since :
On EUMETCast since :
On EDC since :
On FTP server since :
Expected date for operational/released :
First date :
Full series temporal coverage :2021-onwards
Citation :OSI SAF HY-2B 25 km wind vectors 2021-onwards, OSI-114-a, doi: 10.15770/EUM_SAF_OSI_NRT_2000. EUMETSAT Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility. Data extracted from [distributor/distribution mean]: ([extracted period],) ([extracted domains],) accessed [download date]
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Suggestions for "distributor/distribution mean": OSI SAF FTP server/the EUMETSAT Data Centre/EUMETCast/name and URL of a redistributor…