Global Real-Time Ocean Forecast System
The global operational Real-Time Ocean Forecast
System (Global RTOFS) at the National Centers for Environmental Prediction
is based on an eddy resolving 1/12° global HYCOM (HYbrid
Coordinates Ocean Model) and is part of a larger national backbone
capability of ocean modeling at the National Weather Service in a strong
partnership with the US Navy.
The latest Global RTOFS Sea Surface Temperature nowcast
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While Global RTOFS is an operational model, we cannot guarantee the
timeliness or accuracy of the model data and figures offered on this site.
Please see our disclaimer for more information.
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