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Peru and California sections (click on maps)

Peru
Section 1
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
81.1°W 5°S - 85°W 5°S
81.2°W 6°S - 87°W 9S
78.7°W 9.1°S - 86°W 13.5S
77.1°W 12°S - 84°W 16°S
75.2°W 15.2°S - 80.5°W 18.5°S
California
Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

121.99°W 36.82° - 124.2°W 35.79°N

120.52°W 34.45°N - 123.91°W 32.82N

124.0°W 30.42°N - 117.77°W 34.49N

JPL MODEL: FORECASTS for 2004--NEW---NEW---
Peru
California
January 2004: Section 4 January 2004 : Section 4
February 2004: Section 4 February 2004 : Section 4
March 2004: Section 4 March 2004 : Section 4
April 2004: Section 4 April 2004 : Section 4
May 2004: Section 4 May 2004 : Section 4
June 2004: Section 4 June 2004 : Section 4

JPL MODEL: FORECASTS for 2005 --NEW---NEW---
Peru
California
January 2005: Section 3 January 2005 : Section 3
February 2005: Section 1, 2 February 2005 : Section 1, 2
March 2005: Section 1, 2, 3 March 2005 : Section 1, 2, 3
September 2005: Section 1, 2, 3, 4 September 2005 : Section 1, 2, 3, 4

 

JPL MODEL: FORECAST for March 2005 (OLD)
Peru
California
March 2005: Section 1, 2, 3, 4 March 2005 : Section 1, 2, 3

 

JPL MODEL: Blended Winds vs Blended Winds w/t Resotoring -
Peru
California
February: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 February, Section 1, 2, 3
August: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 August: Section 1, 2, 3
Annual: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Annual: Section 1, 2, 3

 

COMPACTED VERSIONS OF COMPARISON PLOTS
Peru
California
February: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 February, Section1, 2, 3
August: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 August: Section 1, 2, 3
Annual: Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Annual: Section 1, 2, 3

 

LINKS TO COMPARISON PLOTS ( BELLOW)
Run # Region Model
Compared Variables
Region Model
Compared Variables
Run 1 Peru QScat Winds - UM California QScat Winds - UM
Run 2 Peru Blended Winds - JPL California Blended Winds - JPL

 

 

RUN 1 and Run 2
Section
Peru: Temperature
California: Temperature
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
1
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
2
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
3
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
4
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
5
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp
Temp

 

Section
Peru: Salinity
California: Salinity
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb. Aug. Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb. Aug. Ann.
1
Sal 
Sa
2
3
4
5

 

Section
Peru:Oxygen
California: Oxygen
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
1
2
3
4
5

 

Section
Peru: Chlorophyl
California: Chlorophyll
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
1
2
3
Chl
4
Chl
5

 

Section
Peru: Nitrate
California: Nitrate
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
1
2
3
4
5

 

Section
Peru: Phosphate
California: Phosphate
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann.
1
2
Phos Phos Phos
3
4
Phos Phos Phos
5
Phos Phos Phos

 

Section
Peru: Silicate
California: Silicate
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Data and Qscat Winds - UM
Data and Blended Winds - JPL
Feb.
Aug.
Ann,
Feb.
Aug. Ann.
Feb.
Aug.
Ann,
Feb.
Aug. Ann.
1
Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil
2
Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil
3
Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil
4
Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil            
5
Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil Sil            

.   Dorota Kolber, updated February 12, 2008