ForeSea – The Ocean Prediction Capacity of the Future

ForeSea – The Ocean Prediction Capacity of the Future

ForeSea – The Ocean Prediction Capacity of the Future 1920 1272 Ocean Decade

Lead institution:

OceanPredict – Canada

ForeSea’s vision is for strong international coordination and community building of an ocean prediction capacity for the future.

The overarching goals are to (1) improve the science, capacity, efficacy, use, and impact of ocean prediction systems and (2) build a seamless ocean information value chain, from observations to end users, for economic and societal benefit. These transformative goals aim to make ocean prediction science more impactful and relevant.

This Programme hosts the following Ocean Decade Projects:

Synergistic Observing Network for Ocean Prediction

Subseasonal to Seasonal North Pacific Prediction

TAC Ocean Observing and Forecasting System

Start Date: 01/06/2021
End Date: 31/05/2030

Lead Contact: Eric Chassignet (

challenges: Create a digital representation of the Ocean, Expand the Global Ocean Observing System, Skills, knowledge and technology for all
ocean_basins: All Ocean Basins
type_of_action: Programme


The Science We Need for the Ocean We Want





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