The Oregon Coastal Ocean Forecast System:
 The interactive viewer


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The results displayed here are an experimental product intended for research use only.  In no event will the OSU/COAS be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary  damages or lost profit resulting from any use or misuse of these data.  
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Entire domain
Oregon North
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Pick field 1:
Model SST+vectors
HF radar
Wind stress
Sat SST/AVHRR
MODIS
Pick field 2:
Model SST+vectors
HF radar
Wind stress
Sat SST/AVHRR
MODIS
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Ocean Forecast Model: Regional Ocean Modeling System (ROMS, 3-km horizontal resolution)

Assimilation system: OSU AVRORA, the 4-dimensional variational data assimilation method


Assimilated data:
- High frequency (HF) radar surface currents  (P..M. Kosro)
- Sea surface temperature (SST), geostationary GOES satellite
- Satellite alongtrack altimetry - Jason-2 and CryoSat
Atmospheric forcing:
 - 12-km resolution NOAA NAM;