NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations


GOES-13 (GOES-East) Sounder instrument is experiencing an anomaly. GOES-13 Sounder IR data is not available. All products from GOES-13 (GOES-East) Sounder IR data have been halted and distribution has been stopped. Engineers are investigating the problem.

Bleaching Alert Area Image Animation (45N-45S)
over the past six months

Bleaching Alert Area Animated GIF Images

Static Bleaching Alert Area Images


Regularly Updated Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Imagery:
SST contour charts  |  SST analyzed fields  |  High resolution CoastWatch imagery

Regularly Updated Operational Coral Bleaching Monitoring Products: Regularly Updated Animations of Operational Coral Bleaching Monitoring Products: Retrospective Coral Bleaching Monitoring Products: Other Links of Interest:

50 km Nighttime SST

SST Anomalies


Degree Heating Weeks

Bleaching Alert Area

Coral Bleaching Virtual Stations

Satellite Bleaching Alerts

50 km Nighttime SST Animations

Anomaly Animations

HotSpot Animations

DHW Animations

BAA Animations

1984-1998 SST monthly means

1984-1998 SST monthly mean Anomalies

1998 coral bleaching events and animations

1998/1999 seasonal DHWs

Ocean Surface Winds

STAR Satellite Oceanography Division

Comprehensive Large Array-data Stewardship System

National Climatic Data Center

Polar Orbiter Data and NOAA KLM User's Guides