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Experimental Ecological Forecasting Product -- Galicia, Spain


This model uses climate variables (i.e. air temperature, windspeed, sea surface temperature, solar radiation) from MeteoGalicia WRF weather forecasts and MeteoGalicia MOHID ocean forecasts to predict clam body temperatures in intertidal shellfish beds. Forecasts are for today until 2 days from now (i.e. until noon local time).

This program is currently a work in progress. It is furnished in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Do not use this program as a basis for any decisions that could result in harm to people, other organisms, or property. Do not rely on these predictions if you need guaranteed results. We rely on users like you to tell us when something is wrong. Please continue to do so.


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Funded by NOAA Ecological Forecasting (NA04NOS4780264), and NASA (NNG04GE43G, NNX07AF20G, NNX11AP77).

Body Temperature Prediction derived from University of South Carolina intertidal version of   NOAA NCEP NOAH Land Surface Model

 Input data from Meteo Galicia Operational 1.3 km WRF Forecasts and Operational 250 m MOHID Ocean Forecasts


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Department: Biological Sciences; Website Maintainer: David Wethey:  wethey at biol dot sc dot edu
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This is <URL:http://tbone.geol.sc.edu/forecasting_test/galicia.html> last modified 1 June 2014