Seacast is an easy-to-use, interactive, online forecasting tool that assists commercial fishermen with decision making regarding ocean conditions off the Pacific Northwest coastline. Seacast is available on the Northwest Association of Networked Ocean Observing Systems (NANOOS) website. This application is the culmination of multiple years of research based on conversations with fishermen that aimed to make ocean forecasts as accessible as weather forecasts.

Authors: 
Strub, Teb
Short Description: 
Seacast is an easy-to-use, interactive, online map that lets commercial fishermen check forecasts of ocean conditions off the Pacific Northwest coastline.
Product Number: 
ORESU-I-18-004
Entry Date: 
Friday, July 6, 2018
Year of Publication: 
2018
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