In meeting its hydrologic forecast responsibilities, the National Weather Service (NWS) Missouri Basin River Forecast Center (MBRFC) simulates soil moisture across the Missouri River basin in real-time. The Modeled Saturation Index (MSI) quantifies the relative degree of tension water saturation present within the soil column, and is calculated on a sub-basin level. The above graphic displays the MSI across the Missouri River basin. “Click here to read more….”
View the Product Description Document for the Modeled Soil Saturation Index.