New Gulf of Mexico network speeds USGS hurricane preparations

Map showing new Gulf of Mexico storm tide bracket network

Detailed Description

Each one these blue dots represents a site where a storm-tide sensor bracket has been installed for the Gulf of Mexico pre-defined network. There are currently 85 brackets in Florida, 6 in Alabama, 3 in Mississippi, 18 in Louisiana and 26 in Texas, for a total of 138 bracketed sites. (Not all brackets will be used in all storms.)

 

Details

Image Dimensions: 1363 x 545

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Location Taken: US

Credits

USGS