LiveOcean: Pacific Northwest Ocean and Estuary Forecasts

TODAY'S Forecasts: Puget Sound Oil Spills | Coastal Particle Tracks
Puget Sound Hypoxia | Willapa Bay Ocean Acidification

NEW: San Juan Islands High-Resolution Forecasts | Surface Fields & Velocity | San Juan Channel Sections


San Juan Islands Forecast with Cross-sections down the middle of San Juan Channel

This movie shows the most recent three-day forecast of surface salinity, temperature, and velocity from the LiveOcean system. This created using a nested sub-model with 100 m horizontal resolution, which is required to capture the complex bathymetry of this region.