LiveOcean: Pacific Northwest Ocean and Estuary Forecasts

TODAY'S Forecast Movies:
Full Domain T and s | Puget Sound T and s
Full Domain Chl and DO | Puget Sound Chl and DO
Coastal Particle Tracks | Puget Sound Particle Tracks
Willapa Bay Ocean Acidification


Forecast for hypoxia in Puget Sound

LiveOcean Hypoxia Forecast

The predicted distribution of Dissolved Oxygen for bottom waters in Puget Sound from the most recent LiveOcean 3-day forecast. Hypoxia is generally considered to be below 1.4 ml/L (the red parts of the left and middle plots). The 3-day trend in bottom DO is shown on the right; blue is improving and red is getting worse.