Chesapeake Bay Salinity and Temperature Forecasts

Quick Summary

The model used to forecast hypoxia also predicts salinity and temperature throughout the Chesapeake Bay.  Salinity and temperature are predicted for the same dates as the dissolved oxygen:

  1. Nowcast: present-day conditions in the Chesapeake Bay
  2. 2-Day Forecast: conditions in the Bay 2 days from now, and
  3. Forecast Trend: difference between nowcast and forecast

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