Forecasts and current conditions for soil moisture (SM) and cumulative runoff. Forecast maps include precentiles at one-, two- and three-month leads
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Experimental Surface Water Monitor
What can I do with these data?
- View forecasted, current or cumulative surface water conditions.
How do I use the site?
- Roll your cursor over or click the names/labels of products to view the maps.
- To save image, right-click the map and select “Save Image As...” in GIF format
- Archived images, from 1915-2016, are located in the left menu bar
Experimental Surface Water Monitor Current Conditions – home page for the University of Washington’s Experimental Surface Water Monitor for the Continental U.S. maps
Experimental Surface Water Monitor Predicted Soil Moisture Percentiles – median and probability maps at one-, two- and three-month leads
For details about the genesis and implementation of the Surface Water Monitor see: Wood, A.W. 2008, The University of Washington Surface Water Monitor: An experimental platform for national hydrologic assessment and prediction, in Proceedings of the AMS 22nd Conference on Hydrology, New Orleans, LA, January 20-24, 2008
Data Source: University of Washington
Data Type: Model
Period of Record: 01 Jan 1915 - Present
Data Format: images