Processing of Data from the Bedford Institute of Oceanography

Surface Salinity Example

Salinity Scale

Raw BIO Surface Salinity Data
MarchAprilMay
Bin Averaged Into 1x1 degree bins
MarchAprilMay
Average of March, April, and May, and Filtering
Surface Winter SalinityLabrador Sea points discardedData > .5C above Freezing filtered out
(Average of March, April, and May)
(East of 298.5E, South of 65.5 eliminated)
FINAL SURFACE SALINITY VALUES
USED IN PHC 2.1


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