Year in Review
SST was biased high throughout the summer for both the January and April forecasts for 2018 compared to the observations at the OCNMS Cape Elizabeth mooring. On average, the model was ~4-6 deg C too warm. Forecasted bottom temperatures were also biased warm by 0.5-1 deg C at the same mooring.
Sea temperature forecasts compared to the Cape Elizabeth 42m station observations.