Surface current forecasts of St. Lawrence Estuary and Gulf

Ocean forecasts for the Estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence are produced by the Operational Oceanography scientific team of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Maurice Lamontagne Institute, Mont-Joli, Québec. The forecasts of the surface currents are available for the next 48 hours to come. Two models are available: estuary-gulf and river-estuary. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: speed.

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Data

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canadian Hydrographic Service and Environment and Climate Change Canada, Weather Service. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Surface current forecasts. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory's-SLGO portal. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Dates

Metadata Created March 2, 2020, 19:22 (UTC)
Metadata Updated March 11, 2020, 04:10 (UTC)
Temporal Extent Begin January 01, 2013
Reference Date(s) April 11, 2017 (Creation)
February 21, 2020 (Revision)

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope dataset
Status On Going
Dates
  • Date: 2017-04-11 Type: Creation
  • Date: 2020-02-21 Type: Revision
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact Name: Denis Lefaivre, Alain D'astous Contact Info Email: Alain.D'astous@dfo-mpo.gc.ca ; Denis.Lefaivre@dfo-mpo.gc.ca Role: Point of Contact
Responsible Party
  • Affiliation: Pêches et Océans Canada Role: Originator
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South Bounding Latitude 41.0894147
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