Gulf Stream Position Tracking

The animation the Gulf Stream in the northwest Atlantic Ocean, along the eastern coast of North America, can be viewed by clicking the button below. This animation requires JavaScript enabled in your web browser.

The time period shown in the animation is 01 January 2017 through 01 July 2018.

Color shading shows sea level (unit: meters).

Solid black line shows the Gulf Stream long-term mean position.

Dashed black line shows the Gulf Stream daily position.

Contact us at OceanObservingAndModeling [at ] ncsu [dot ] edu if you need specific information not provided in the animation.