number_of_realizations

under discussion
Created: Oct. 31, 2014
Proposer: Mark Hedley
Proposed Date: 2014-10-03
Change Date: Oct. 31, 2014, 1:08 p.m.
Term: number_of_realizations
Unit: 1
Unit ref: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P061/current/UUUU
AMIP:
GRIB:
In a model or operational forecast, the number of member realizations within a given ensemble. This provides context for any specific realization, for example orienting a member relative to its original group (even if the group is no longer intact).