Coastal Systems Ecology and Modeling Program

 

Online Models

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  • DCERP New River Estuarine Simulation Model (v.1a, December 2013; updated July 2014):esm_logo
      Year       Annual Precipitationa, cm y-1 Freshwater Inflowb, x 103 m3 d-1      Major Stormsc    
2007 73 178
2008 126 129
2009 125 235
2010 122 287 TS Nicole
2011 99 136 Hurricane Irene
2012 136 265 TS Beryl
2013 135 192
2014 156 273 Hurricane Arthur
2015 189 486

a Annual precipitation, NOAA station MCAF New River (1995-2015 mean is 136 cm y-1).
b Mean daily discharge, USGS Gum Branch station (1995-2015 mean is 294 x 103 m3 d-1).
c Tropical storms (TS) and hurricanes passing by the North Carolina coast (Source: National Hurricane Center; http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/data/tcr/).

 

  • Narragansett Bay EcoOBM (v.1, February 2014; v.1a, December 2014):chrp_logo
    • Single year versions (run time ~ 5 min):
               Year
Annual Precipitationa, cm y-1 Freshwater Inflowb, x 106 m3 d-1 Seasonal Hypoxia Indexc, mg l-1 day
2001 103 4.1 115
2002 114 4.2 74
2003 122 7.2 101
2004 117 5.9 32
2005 152 10.6 62
2006 145 6.8 92
2007 113 3.6 39
2008 149 6.5 115
2009 144 9.2 134
2010 144 5.1 67
2011 155 8.6 108
2012 110 4.5 70
2013 118 5.1 105
2014 126 5.9 28
a Source:  NOAA station at T.F. Green Airport
b Model-estimated median daily inflow from the watershed (rivers + groundwater)

c Codiga (pers. comm. 2016):  values computed at a threshold concentration of 4.8 mg l-1 for the Providence River and Upper Bay.

 

 


  • DCERP Neuse River Estuarine Simulation Model (v.1, Aug 2014; updated Apr 2015):Neuse_logo
      Year      
Annual Precipitationa, cm y-1 Freshwater Inflowb, x 106 m3 d-1      Major Stormsc    
2007 103 5.8
2008 133 6.6
2009 173 8.6
2010 150 9.8 TS Nicole

a Annual precipitation, NOAA station MCAS Cherry Point (1997-2016 mean is 134 cm y-1).
b Mean daily discharge, USGS stations 02091814 (Neuse River near Fort Barnwell) and 02092500 (Trent River near Trenton) (1997-2016 mean is 10.3 x 106 m3 d-1).
c Tropical storms (TS) and hurricanes passing by the North Carolina coast (Source: National Hurricane Center; http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/data/tcr/).

 

  • DCERP Choctawhatchee Bay Estuarine Simulation Model (v.1, Oct 2017):Netsim-logo-Choc.jpg
      Year      
Annual Precipitationa, cm y-1 Freshwater Inflowb, x 106 m3 d-1      Major Stormsc    
2010 138 16.5
2011 104 6.0
2012 145 8.8
2013 178 22.5
2014 178 20.7

a Annual precipitation, NOAA station at Fairhope, AL (2007-2016 mean is 156 cm y-1).
b Mean daily discharge, USGS station 02366500 (Choctawhatchee River near Bruce) (1985-2016 mean is 16.3 x 106 m3 d-1).
c Tropical storms (TS) and hurricanes passing by the Florida coast (Source: National Hurricane Center; http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/data/tcr/).

 

Questions?

Contact Dr. Mark J. Brush
Coastal Systems Ecology and Modeling Program/ VIMS
PO Box 1346, Gloucester Point, VA  23062-1346, USA
Telephone:  804-684-7402; FAX:  804-684-7293
 

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