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


Forecast of surface salinity and simulated oil spills

This movie shows the most recent forecast of salinity over the whole model domain. The close up of Puget Sound on the right includes tracks of drifters simulating oil spills from Seattle and Tacoma.