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PAMLICO SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Oregon Inlet
     Bodie Island-Pea Island, between635° 46.6'75° 32.1'--2.1 2020.11131.2 028
     . . . do.1235° 46.6'75° 32.1'--2.0 2040.11131.2 036
     Coast Guard Tower, southwest of635° 45.7'75° 31.9'--1.4 205--1.5 028
     . . . do.1235° 45.7'75° 31.9'--1.3 212--1.4 033
     Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, WSW of635° 46.2'75° 32.8'--1.0 280--1.8 087
Hatteras Inlet-35° 12'75° 45'--2.1 307--2.0 148
Ocracoke Inlet
     channel entrance-35° 03.92'76° 01.13'--1.7 000--2.4 145
     Teaches Hole Channel1035° 04.75'76° 00.28'--1.1 050--1.6 195
     Blair Channel1035° 04.88'76° 02.03'--1.0 355--1.7 140
     Wallace Channel935° 04.78'76° 03.12'--1.6 305--1.8 140
Sheep Island Slue-35° 4'76° 6'--0.2 310--0.3 095

NORTH CAROLINA COAST

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Beaufort Inlet
     Shackleford Banks, 0.8 mile S of634° 39.98'76° 39.33'--1.4 314--1.5 145
     Approach-34° 40.3'76° 40.2'--0.3 358--1.4 161
     Fort Macon, 0.6 mile SE of-34° 41.15'76° 40.10'--1.2 332--1.7 154
     Fort Macon, 0.2 mile NE of1034° 41.98'76° 40.52'0.12322.0 307--1.8 151
     . . . do.2034° 41.98'76° 40.52'0.22422.0 3200.12321.7 153
     Tombstone Point, 0.1 mile E of1534° 42.23'76° 41.17'0.12221.6 3050.12201.7 128
     Turning Basin634° 42.78'76° 41.65'--1.3 3270.12371.0 144
     . . . do.1534° 42.78'76° 41.65'0.40481.2 3340.12371.0 138
     Sugarloaf Island, 0.2 mile S of634° 42.75'76° 42.83'--1.1 266--1.6 094
     Morehead City, S of634° 43.00'76° 43.97'--1.4 293--1.4 110
     Morehead City, RR. bridge, N of634° 43.37'76° 41.63'0.21271.0 0540.11221.0 185
     Newport Marshes, SE of634° 43.88'76° 41.00'0.11301.4 044--1.2 215
     . . . do.1534° 43.88'76° 41.00'--1.3 044--1.2 226
     Newport Marshes, E of634° 44.27'76° 40.83'--1.0 040--1.0 224
     Radio Island, E of634° 42.70'76° 40.78'--1.2 022--1.2 202
     Bird Shoal, SE of634° 42.03'76° 39.23'--0.8 1260.12170.8 304
     Shackleford Point, NE of634° 41.53'76° 39.13'0.12181.3 135--1.1 305
     Carrot Island634° 42.13'76° 37.05'0.13590.9 080--1.3 262
     Middle Marshes, S of634° 40.70'76° 36.83'0.11971.4 1230.11811.1 275

CAPE FEAR RIVER

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Bald Head-33° 52.43'78° 00.45'--2.2 034--2.9 190
Intracoastal Waterway, Southport633° 55.07'78° 02.53'--0.8 280--0.8 095
Southport633° 54.87'78° 00.70'--1.6 059--2.6 225
Southport1633° 55.03'78° 00.53'--1.6 0620.11522.4 244
. . . do.2633° 55.03'78° 00.53'--1.7 0820.11612.1 247
Sunny Point633° 59.18'77° 57.28'--0.9 003--1.2 176
. . . do.1633° 59.18'77° 57.28'--0.9 347--1.1 160
. . . do.2633° 59.18'77° 57.28'--1.0 350--1.0 167
Horseshoe Shoal633° 58.17'77° 56.87'0.11101.5 0190.11011.8 198
. . . do.1633° 58.17'77° 56.87'0.11111.5 025--1.8 199
. . . do.2633° 58.17'77° 56.87'--1.3 012--1.4 193
Reaves Point, 0.3 mile east of633° 59.92'77° 56.97'--0.3 351--0.3 181
. . . do.1633° 59.92'77° 56.97'--0.7 3320.12510.4 159
. . . do.2633° 59.92'77° 56.97'--1.0 3310.02560.2 160
Reaves Point Channel633° 59.08'77° 55.85'--1.3 009--1.6 195
. . . do.1633° 59.08'77° 55.85'--1.5 013--1.7 192
. . . do.2633° 59.08'77° 55.85'--1.1 017--1.1 194
Reaves Point, 0.8 mile northeast of634° 00.43'77° 56.47'--1.4 020--1.5 197
. . . do.1634° 00.43'77° 56.47'--1.4 0210.10991.4 196
. . . do.2634° 00.43'77° 56.47'--1.2 0170.01031.0 167
Reaves Point, 0.4 mile north of634° 00.37'77° 57.15'--0.8 027--0.9 198
. . . do.1634° 00.37'77° 57.15'--0.9 011--0.7 191
. . . do.2634° 00.37'77° 57.15'--0.9 0500.11170.8 183
Snows Cut, Intracoastal Waterway634° 03.38'77° 53.93'--1.2 0800.03501.0 264
Myrtle Sound, Intracoastal Waterway634° 04.68'77° 53.40'--1.2 0170.02851.1 195
Upper Midnight channel-34° 01.72'77° 56.43'--1.7 028--2.0 174
Doctor Point, 0.6 mile NNW of634° 04.72'77° 55.95'--1.6 0150.10972.0 192
. . . do.1634° 04.72'77° 55.95'--1.5 006--1.6 177
. . . do.2634° 04.72'77° 55.95'0.10991.5 327--1.4 177
Campbell Island, east side634° 07.22'77° 56.18'--1.5 020--1.4 193
. . . do.1634° 07.22'77° 56.18'--1.4 003--1.4 182
. . . do.2634° 07.22'77° 56.18'--1.2 004--1.0 185
Dram Tree Point, 0.5 mile SSE of-34° 11.53'77° 57.45'--1.4 006--1.3 181
Brunswick River
     0.4 mile north of634° 10.87'77° 57.95'--0.8 2900.12001.2 118
     . . . do.1634° 10.87'77° 57.95'--0.8 301--1.0 127
     1.8 miles north of mouth634° 12.33'77° 58.47'--0.5 354--0.8 170
Wilmington634° 14.20'77° 57.17'--1.4 337--1.4 153
. . . do.2034° 14.20'77° 57.17'--1.3 341--1.4 164
Point Peter634° 14.53'77° 57.50'--0.6 307--0.7 124
Turning Basin, Northeast River634° 14.85'77° 57.23'--0.6 021--0.7 207
. . . do.2034° 14.85'77° 57.23'--0.7 026--0.7 200

WINYAH BAY

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Winyah Bay entrance-33° 12.43'79° 11.07'--1.9 320--2.0 140
Range D, off Mosquito Creek-33° 14.65'79° 12.35'--2.1 330--2.2 130
Frazier Point, south of-33° 17.70'79° 16.37'--1.8 320--0.9 115
Frazier Point, west of-33° 18.58'79° 17.20'--1.6 000--2.0 170
Rabbit Island, northwest of-33° 20.37'79° 16.88'--2.1 015--1.8 215
Sampit River entrance-33° 21.08'79° 16.82'--1.1 345--1.3 135
Georgetown, Sampit River-33° 21.55'79° 17.25'--0.8 275--1.1 080
Pee Dee River, swing bridge-33° 22.23'79° 15.83'--0.7 000--0.9 210
Lafayette swing bridge, Waccamaw River-33° 22.12'79° 15.12'--0.7 005--1.2 200
Butler Island, 0.3 mile south of-33° 25.00'79° 12.72'--0.6 030--0.9 205

SOUTH CAROLINA COAST

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
North Santee River entrance633° 08.15'79° 14.45'--1.5 010--1.8 165
South Santee River entrance533° 07.2'79° 16.5'--1.5 045--1.6 240

CHARLESTON HARBOR

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Fort Sumter Range, Buoy 2-32° 40.98'79° 43.56'0.21940.3 2800.20230.4 104
Fort Sumter Range, Buoy 4-32° 41.86'79° 45.34'0.12020.5 2890.10260.4 117
Fort Sumter Range, Buoy 8-32° 42.90'79° 47.54'0.22040.6 2990.10380.9 128
Fort Sumter Range, Buoy 14-32° 43.46'79° 48.60'0.11931.1 2870.20191.5 116
North Jetty, 0.8 mile southeast of-32° 43.05'79° 48.00'0.12020.4 2950.13581.1 110
Charleston Hbr. ent. (between jetties)-32° 44.00'79° 50.00'--1.8 320--1.8 121
Fort Sumter Range, Buoy 20-32° 44.43'79° 50.67'0.12301.6 3050.10401.8 128
South Jetty, break in-32° 43.87'79° 51.02'--1.2 002--2.8 204
CHARLESTON HARBOR (off Fort Sumter)-32° 45.36'79° 52.22'0.22121.7 313--2.0 127
Ft. Sumter, 0.6 n.mi. NW of-32° 45.67'79° 52.03'0.12201.6 3220.12331.7 138
South Chan., 0.8 mi. ENE of Ft. Johnson-32° 45.52'79° 53.08'--0.8 275--2.6 115
South Chan., 0.4 mi. NW of Ft. Johnson-32° 45.48'79° 54.38'--0.7 282--1.9 104
Sullivans I., 0.7 mi. NE of Ft. Sumter-32° 45.72'79° 52.05'--1.4 342--1.5 132
Castle Pinckney, 0.4 mile south of-32° 46.02'79° 54.70'--0.8 304--1.7 098
South Channel, Buoy 32-32° 45.73'79° 54.66'0.12190.8 3050.10261.0 125
Castle Pinckney, 0.6 mile southwest of-32° 45.98'79° 55.17'--0.7 318--1.3 156
Shutes Folly Island, 0.4 mile west of-32° 46.58'79° 55.25'--0.8 028--2.2 164
Customhouse Reach, off Customhouse-32° 46.77'79° 55.35'--1.0 0090.10981.3 190
Customhouse Reach-32° 46.95'79° 55.20'--1.0 005--1.8 153
Town Creek Lower Reach-32° 47.55'79° 55.47'--1.1 335--2.2 172
Town Creek, 0.2 mile above bridge-32° 48.32'79° 55.90'--0.8 002--2.5 166
Rebellion Reach, 0.8 n.mi. N. of Ft. Sumter-32° 45.98'79° 52.40'0.12400.7 329--0.8 143
The Cove, entrance on the Cove Range-32° 46.05'79° 52.32'--1.2 346--0.9 151
Hog Island Channel-32° 46.87'79° 52.58'--0.8 325--0.8 125
Folly I. Channel, N of Ft. Johnson-32° 46.18'79° 54.07'--1.2 301--1.1 104
Folly Reach, Buoy 5-32° 46.58'79° 53.95'0.12051.2 292--1.6 110
Shutes Reach, Buoy 8-32° 46.93'79° 54.65'--1.3 3150.10371.5 136
Horse Reach-32° 47.17'79° 54.90'--1.4 350--1.9 146
Hog Island Reach, Buoy 12-32° 47.67'79° 54.90'--1.2 0120.11031.3 193
Drum Island, 0.4 mile SSE of-32° 47.67'79° 55.25'--1.3 011--1.8 155
Drum Island, east of (bridge)-32° 48.27'79° 54.92'--1.2 020--2.0 183
Hog Island Reach, SW of Remley Point-32° 48.71'79° 54.72'--1.1 030--1.4 210
Drum Island Reach, off Drum I., Buoy 45-32° 48.97'79° 55.37'--0.6 312--1.0 133
Cooper River
     Drum Island, 0.2 mile above-32° 49.18'79° 55.75'--1.1 332--2.4 152
     Daniel Island Reach, Buoy 48-32° 49.63'79° 55.73'--1.2 0060.12781.3 182
     Shipyard Creek entrance-32° 49.80'79° 56.10'--0.5 - ---1.5 197
     Daniel Island Reach-32° 49.97'79° 55.80'--1.3 352--2.3 190
     Daniel Island Bend-32° 50.90'79° 55.75'--1.2 3350.12602.1 153
     North Charleston-32° 51.82'79° 57.53'--1.1 335--1.7 142
     Filbin Creek Reach-32° 53.32'79° 57.92'--1.2 006--1.8 180
     Filbin Creek Reach, 0.2 mile east of-32° 53.28'79° 57.63'--0.6 002--1.4 197
     Filbin Creek Reach, Buoy 58-32° 53.78'79° 57.67'--1.1 031--1.3 214
     Ordnance Reach-32° 54.38'79° 57.17'--1.0 062--1.2 242
     Yellow House Creek-32° 54.53'79° 56.18'--0.7 088--1.4 270
     Yellow House Landing, 1 mile NW of-32° 55.18'79° 55.83'--0.7 334--1.8 170
     Woods Point, SE of-32° 55.55'79° 55.97'--0.8 3340.10671.0 157
     Woods Point-32° 55.90'79° 56.30'--0.9 002--1.4 201
     Snow Point, 0.5 mile north of-32° 57.1'79° 55.8'--1.1 010--1.4 210
     Back River entrance-32° 58.1'79° 56.0'--1.0 252--1.2 067
     Amoco Pier, off-32° 57.55'79° 55.08'0.12920.7 0240.12970.9 191
     Moreland, 0.5 n.mi. below-33° 00.03'79° 54.28'--1.9 036--2.0 216
     Hagan Island, 1 n.mi. below-33° 02.00'79° 54.80'0.10481.3 308--1.4 134
     The Tee, 0.4 mile southwest of-33° 03.80'79° 55.78'--1.0 280--1.7 098
     The Tee-33° 03.95'79° 55.38'0.10750.9 3390.12531.0 161
     Childsbury, S.A.L. RR. bridge-33° 05.63'79° 56.55'--0.7 309--1.7 141
     East Branch, 0.2 mile above entrance-33° 04.1'79° 55.2'--1.8 084--1.7 262
     Bonneau Ferry, east of-33° 04.3'79° 53.0'--0.7 022--0.8 197
Wando River
     Remley Point, 0.2 mile northwest of-32° 48.97'79° 54.57'--1.3 028--1.8 191
     Wando River Upper Reach, Turning Basin-32° 50.00'79° 53.80'--1.0 012--1.2 192
     Rathall Creek entrance-32° 51.57'79° 53.77'--1.3 030--1.7 216
     Horlbeck Creek, 0.2 mile above entrance-32° 53.1'79° 50.7'--1.0 026--0.9 218
     Nowell Creek entrance-32° 52.7'79° 52.5'--0.7 350--1.1 171
     Buoy 19, off Nowell Creek-32° 52.32'79° 51.93'--0.8 080--1.0 261
     Horlbeck Creek, 2.5 miles north of-32° 55.1'79° 50.3'--0.8 015--1.3 207
Ashley River
     Battery, southwest of-32° 46.03'79° 56.03'--1.2 303--1.8 114
     Wappoo Creek, off of-32° 46.38'79° 57.00'--1.1 315--1.2 136
     Highway Bridge-32° 46.92'79° 57.60'--1.2 321--1.1 138
     S.C.L. RR. bridge, 0.1 mile below-32° 47.73'79° 58.40'--1.0 353--1.1 150
     S.C.L. RR. bridge, 1.5 miles above-32° 49.2'79° 57.9'--1.2 351--1.5 178
     State Hwy. 7 bridge-32° 50.23'79° 58.92'--1.0 293--1.0 114
     West Marsh Island, 0.1 mile east of-32° 49.7'80° 00.5'--0.7 250--1.0 086
     Bees Ferry Bridge-32° 50.8'80° 03.0'--1.9 310--2.3 130

STONO RIVER

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Stono Inlet-32° 37.6'79° 59.6'--1.9 315--2.7 136
Snake Island1232° 38.4'80° 01.2'--1.1 347--1.0 179
Johns Island Airport, south of1232° 41.0'80° 00.2'--1.5 007--1.6 192
Johns Island Bridge1432° 45.2'80° 00.6'--0.8 358--1.0 182
Elliott Cut, west end-32° 46.0'80° 00.0'--1.6 260--1.9 080
Johns Island1232° 47.2'80° 06.4'--0.6 249--0.8 068
Pleasant Point1232° 45.0'80° 08.0'--0.4 008--0.7 196

SOUTH CAROLINA COAST-cont.

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Deveaux Banks, off North Edisto River entrance1232° 32.7'80° 09.4'0.10421.4 3060.10722.0 126
North Edisto River entrance-32° 33.7'80° 11.2'--2.9 332--3.7 142
Wadmalaw Island, Wadmalaw River entrance1232° 39.9'80° 14.1'--1.1 355--0.7 165
Goshen Point, SE of, Wadmalaw River1232° 42.6'80° 10.3'--0.8 059--0.7 249
Goshen Point, south of, Wadmalaw River1232° 42.8'80° 11.2'--0.6 048--1.0 235
White Point, south of, Dawho River1232° 37.5'80° 16.9'--0.8 234--0.8 044
Whooping Island, Dawho River1232° 38.2'80° 20.4'--0.8 246--0.6 070
South Edisto River entrance-32° 29.3'80° 20.9'--1.8 350--2.2 146
Pine Island, South Edisto River1532° 30.4'80° 21.7'--1.2 345--1.0 163
Fenwick Island Cut, South Edisto River1532° 32.1'80° 24.8'--0.8 220--0.8 023
Sampson Island, S end, South Edisto River1532° 33.8'80° 23.5'--1.4 037--1.5 244
Sampson Island, NE end, South Edisto River1532° 37.0'80° 23.2'--1.4 334--1.5 156
Jehossee Island, S tip, South Edisto River1532° 36.2'80° 25.2'--1.2 2750.13521.4 069
Smuggedy Swamp, South Edisto River632° 39.6'80° 24.7'--0.8 349--1.4 166
Hutchinson Island, Ashepoo River1032° 31.9'80° 26.1'0.13491.1 278--1.3 068
Ashepoo Coosaw Cutoff632° 31.5'80° 27.2'--0.8 065--1.2 265
Pelican Bank, St. Helena Sound1532° 27.3'80° 25.7'--1.5 300--1.6 118
Ashepoo River, off Jefford Creek entrance-32° 30.4'80° 24.6'--1.5 016--1.6 197
Egg Bank, St. Helena Sound1032° 26.1'80° 26.6'--1.3 3290.10531.5 128
Morgan Island, NE of, Coosaw River1532° 29.3'80° 28.4'--1.4 3030.12051.8 125
Ashe Island Cut, SW of, Coosaw River1532° 30.6'80° 30.3'--1.0 325--1.2 134
Ashe Island Cut, St. Helena Sound632° 31.2'80° 29.3'--0.8 232--0.8 034
Combahee River832° 31.6'80° 32.2'--1.0 335--1.5 147
Combahee River1532° 33.0'80° 33.8'--1.3 280--2.0 073
Parrot Creek, Coosaw Island1532° 28.4'80° 32.7'--1.2 355--1.1 175
Morgan Island, North end, Coosaw River1532° 30.2'80° 32.2'--1.4 271--1.7 085
Williman Creek1032° 33.7'80° 35.5'--1.1 343--1.6 160
Coosaw Island, South of, Morgan River1032° 27.1'80° 35.0'--1.2 252--1.4 058
Sams Point, Northwest of, Coosaw River1032° 29.6'80° 35.6'--0.8 292--1.1 117
Whale Branch River1032° 31.6'80° 41.5'--0.8 295--1.3 111
Fripps Inlet, Fripps Island1532° 20.4'80° 27.9'--1.2 299--1.2 104

PORT ROYAL SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Southeast Channel entrance-32° 8'80° 35'--1.3 310--1.6 150
Port Royal Plantation Tower, east of1532° 13.4'80° 39.4'--1.5 3470.20711.9 147
Bay Point Island, S of, Broad River entrance1532° 14.0'80° 37.8'0.12381.2 320--1.7 128
Broad River Entrance, Point Royal Sound1532° 13.9'80° 38.4'0.12341.7 3240.20411.7 138
Hilton Head-32° 15'80° 40'--1.8 324--1.8 146
Beaufort River Entrance1532° 17.3'80° 39.1'--1.3 010--1.4 195
Parris Island, Beaufort River1032° 19.6'80° 39.4'--1.2 356--1.5 175
Chowan Creek1532° 22.2'80° 38.3'--0.9 039--1.1 246
Parris Island, Beaufort River1532° 21.6'80° 40.5'--1.2 341--1.4 149
Beaufort River1532° 24.2'80° 40.3'0.12860.9 012--1.0 200
Beaufort, Beaufort River1232° 25.8'80° 40.6'--1.1 073--1.1 257
Beaufort Airport, Beaufort River1532° 27.0'80° 39.8'--0.9 333--0.9 152
Brickyard Creek1032° 28.4'80° 41.5'--0.8 351--0.8 171
Skull Creek, north entrance-32° 15.8'80° 44.5'--0.7 222--1.2 035
Daws Island, SE of, Broad River1532° 18.1'80° 43.5'--1.4 3300.10481.5 150
Parris Island Lookout Tower, Broad River1532° 18.7'80° 42.4'--1.1 339--1.4 152
Daws Island, south of, Chechessee River1532° 17.2'80° 44.6'0.12321.0 3170.10481.3 142
Lemon Island South, Chechessee River1032° 21.0'80° 48.4'--0.9 359--1.3 175
Broad River Bridge, S of, Broad River1532° 22.9'80° 46.6'--1.1 341--1.5 156
Byrd Creek Entrance, SE of, Broad River1232° 27.4'80° 49.1'--0.9 354--1.0 174
Little Barnwell I., E of, Whale Branch River632° 30.1'80° 47.2'--1.0 354--0.8 175

CALIBOGUE SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Braddock Point, SW of, Calibogue Sound1032° 06.3'80° 50.2'--1.6 0060.10952.0 183
Haig Point Light, NW of, Cooper River1032° 08.9'80° 50.5'--0.8 278--1.4 094
Ramshorn Creek Light, E of, Cooper River632° 07.8'80° 52.9'--1.0 280--1.3 098
Spanish Wells, Calibogue Sound3032° 11.2'80° 47.1'--1.4 028--1.5 204
Skull Creek, south entrance1032° 13.4'80° 47.1'--0.7 0530.13090.9 231
MacKay Creek, south entrance1032° 13.2'80° 47.4'--0.7 033--1.2 212

NEW and WRIGHT RIVERS

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Bloody Pt., 0.5 mile north of, New River-32° 05.3'80° 52.8'--1.2 332--1.3 147
Bloody Pt., 0.5 mile west of, New River-32° 04.9'80° 53.0'--1.7 267--1.8 092
Wright R., 0.2 mile above Walls Cut-32° 05.1'80° 55.3'--1.2 332--1.6 142
Walls Cut, Turtle Island632° 04.9'80° 55.0'0.20871.0 2940.10600.9 100
Daufuskie Landing Light, south of1032° 06.1'80° 53.9'--1.5 043--1.7 226

SAVANNAH RIVER

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
SAVANNAH RIVER ENT. (between jetties)1132° 02.14'80° 53.42'--2.0 286--2.0 110
Fort Pulaski-32° 02.2'80° 54.1'--1.8 283--3.1 098
Fort Pulaski, 1.8 miles above-32° 02.7'80° 55.9'--2.2 316--2.8 140
Fort Pulaski, 4.8 miles above-32° 04.5'80° 58.6'--2.1 296--3.0 116
McQueen Island Cut1032° 03.9'80° 59.2'--0.7 251--1.2 069
Elba Island Cut, NE of, Savannah River1032° 04.4'80° 57.9'0.12021.4 2880.11832.6 104
Elba Island, NE of, Savannah River1032° 05.4'80° 59.6'--1.1 329--2.5 149
Elba Island, west of, Savannah River1032° 05.7'81° 01.2'--0.9 219--1.6 040
Fig Island, north of, Back River-32° 05.1'81° 03.0'--1.0 280--1.5 094
South Channel, western end-32° 05.3'81° 01.0'--1.0 300--1.5 122
Wilmington R. ent., south channel-32° 04.6'81° 00.1'--1.0 032--1.6 206
Savannah, southeast of highway bridge1032° 05.2'81° 05.8'--1.1 319--2.6 146
Savannah-32° 5'81° 5'--1.6 279--2.2 106
Kings Island Channel, Savannah River1032° 07.6'81° 08.2'--1.5 339--2.1 152
Seaboard Coast Line Railroad-32° 06.2'81° 07.1'--2.4 320--3.5 150
King Island, west of-32° 07.4'81° 08.1'--1.4 337--2.0 160
Port Wentworth, 0.2 mile above-32° 08.8'81° 08.4'--0.9 022--1.5 210
Wassaw Island, N of E end, Wassaw Sound1031° 54.9'80° 56.3'0.10151.4 292--2.1 108

WASSAW SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Entrance, off Beach Hammock-31° 56.5'80° 55.9'--1.7 352--2.2 156
Wilmington Island, SSE of, Bull River1031° 58.0'80° 55.8'--0.7 035--1.5 218
Lazaretto Creek Entrance, N of, Bull River1032° 00.0'80° 55.7'--1.0 015--1.4 207
Bull River, 2 miles below hwy. bridge-32° 01.1'80° 56.4'--1.1 327--1.6 151
Entrance, off Wassaw Island-31° 55.0'80° 56.8'--1.4 277--1.8 105
Wilmington River ent. off Cabbage Island-31° 56.3'80° 58.6'--1.2 323--1.7 138
Joes Cut, Wilmington River1031° 56.6'80° 59.1'0.12081.2 315--2.1 123
Wilmington R., 0.5 mi. S of Turners Creek-32° 00.3'81° 00.2'--1.0 344--1.4 154
Thunderbolt, SE of, Wilmington River1032° 01.4'81° 02.7'--0.8 298--1.0 121
Oatland Island, north tip1032° 04.4'81° 00.6'--0.6 317--1.0 138
Skidaway River, north entrance-32° 00.5'81° 01.0'--1.1 204--1.4 016
Skidaway Island, N End, Wilmington River1032° 00.6'81° 00.5'0.12251.1 307--1.9 119
Dutch Island, SE of, Skidaway River1031° 59.5'81° 01.2'--1.0 245--1.2 061
Isle of Hope City, SE of, Skidaway River1031° 58.6'81° 02.8'--0.5 268--0.5 072
Isle of Hope City, Skidaway River1031° 58.8'81° 03.3'--0.8 212--0.6 028
Burntpot Island, west of, Skidaway River631° 58.1'81° 03.2'--1.0 194--1.0 018
Skidaway Narrows-31° 57.2'81° 03.9'--0.9 218--1.1 042
Long Island, NNE of, Skidaway River631° 57.4'81° 03.6'--0.8 226--0.8 047
Long Island, south of, Skidaway River1031° 56.6'81° 04.4'--0.5 075--0.5 258
Pigeon Island, SSE of, Skidaway River1031° 56.2'81° 04.6'--0.4 331--1.0 150
Burnside Island, SE of, Burnside River1031° 55.3'81° 04.8'--0.9 114--1.2 295
Little Don Island, east of, Vernon River1031° 52.2'81° 04.4'0.22321.4 3160.12341.5 153
Little Ogeechee River Entrance1031° 53.3'81° 05.9'--1.3 2590.11792.1 071
. . . do.2031° 53.3'81° 05.9'--1.1 244--1.9 073
Montgomery, Vernon River631° 56.1'81° 07.7'--0.6 267--1.1 089
Odingsell River Entrance1031° 52.1'81° 00.0'--1.3 0320.11271.8 212
. . . do.2031° 52.1'81° 00.0'--1.3 030--1.6 210

OSSABAW SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Wassaw Island, SSW of1031° 51.4'81° 00.5'0.10341.6 316--2.3 123
. . . do.2031° 51.4'81° 00.5'--1.4 312--1.8 132
Bradley Point, NNE of1031° 49.9'81° 02.3'0.12091.3 3020.11981.7 125
Raccoon Key1031° 51.7'81° 03.3'0.10331.6 2850.11981.9 117
Little Wassaw Island, SW of1031° 52.2'81° 03.0'0.12091.7 2820.11931.4 116
Vernon R., 1.2 miles S of Possum Point-31° 53.9'81° 05.9'--1.1 324--1.7 166
Little Ogeechee River Entrance, north of631° 53.8'81° 05.7'--1.2 3240.12391.6 156
Raccoon Key & Egg Island Shoal, between10d31° 50.57'81° 04.05'0.22741.6 2540.21972.0 129
Florida Passage, N of, Ogeechee River1031° 51.4'81° 08.6'--1.4 302--2.1 127
Florida Passage (south)6d31° 49.78'81° 09.47'--0.9 1870.31911.4 018

ST. CATHERINES SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Bear River
     610 Statute Mile Mark6d31° 48.63'81° 10.60'0.23381.0 3570.22801.5 175
     North of Big Tom Creek Entrance10d31° 47.00'81° 09.62'--1.2 011--1.5 179
     South of Kilkenny Creek Entrance-31° 45.50'81° 10.40'--1.2 348--2.0 190
     Northwest of Newell Creek Entrance10d31° 44.93'81° 09.93'0.10861.1 3490.10761.8 149
Medway River at Marsh Island10d31° 44.60'81° 13.20'0.33060.6 3130.12091.6 117
St. Catherines Sound Entrance10d31° 42.90'81° 08.43'0.10201.8 2910.21731.7 126
Medway River, northwest of Cedar Point10d31° 42.87'81° 11.45'0.51391.5 3040.43241.7 146
N. Newport River, NE of Vandyke Creek10d31° 41.47'81° 11.22'--1.3 233--1.7 045
N. Newport River, above Walburg Creek6d31° 40.43'81° 11.72'0.20111.0 195--1.6 011
N. Newport River, NW of Johnson Creek10d31° 39.78'81° 12.63'0.23080.9 312--1.8 138
N. Newport River, ESE of S. Newport Cut6d31° 39.92'81° 15.87'0.12101.0 319--1.4 147
S. Newport River, below S. Newport Cut10d31° 39.02'81° 18.12'0.21280.9 3060.10421.0 134
S. Newport River, above Swain River Ent10d31° 37.47'81° 13.00'0.11561.1 3350.10751.2 156

SAPELO SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Entrance19d31° 32.4'81° 10.8'0.12121.7 2900.11942.2 118
. . . do.29d31° 32.4'81° 10.8'--1.3 2890.11891.7 116
Johnson Creek, midway between ends-31° 37.6'81° 11.3'--0.8 015--0.9 195
Cedar Hammock, south of12d31° 32.7'81° 14.8'--1.4 277--1.2 096
Sapelo River Entrance11d31° 32.1'81° 16.3'--1.1 234--1.3 058
Sutherland Bluff, Sapelo River-31° 32.9'81° 20.0'--1.0 281--1.2 104
Front River13d31° 30.8'81° 17.9'--0.8 227--1.0 056
Mud River
     New Teakettle Cr., 0.8 mi. N of-31° 29.8'81° 17.4'--0.8 236--1.0 053
Crescent River11d31° 29.2'81° 18.4'--0.5 2930.12031.1 133
Old Teakettle Creek (north)13d31° 28.7'81° 19.7'--0.9 078--1.2 256

DOBOY SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Bar-31° 20.7'81° 14.1'--1.3 312--1.4 114
Entrance14d31° 20.5'81° 15.8'--1.6 289--1.8 106
. . . do.22d31° 20.5'81° 15.8'--1.6 276--1.7 099
Old Teakettle Creek Entrance, south of15d31° 25.2'81° 18.9'--1.1 335--1.1 159
Old Teakettle Creek (south)13d31° 26.2'81° 18.5'--0.9 021--0.7 207
Folly River and Cardigan River, between10d31° 26.5'81° 20.2'--0.7 327--0.6 150
South River13d31° 22.0'81° 18.7'--1.1 282--1.3 095
. . . do.21d31° 22.0'81° 18.7'--1.0 286--0.8 095
North River at Darien River9d31° 23.0'81° 20.1'0.13170.5 247--0.4 029
Doboy Island (North River)12d31° 24.2'81° 19.7'--1.1 224--1.1 037
. . . do.20d31° 24.2'81° 19.7'--0.9 225--0.6 043
Buzzard Roost Creek13d31° 24.9'81° 22.5'--0.7 177--0.4 002

ALTAMAHA SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Little Egg Island, northwest of12d31° 19.1'81° 18.3'--1.1 296--1.2 110
Little Mud River Range9d31° 19.6'81° 19.1'--0.6 304--0.9 116
Little St. Simon Island (north)11d31° 18.7'81° 21.2'--1.2 267--1.6 089
Onemile Cut, 1 mile southeast of-31° 18.8'81° 21.1'--1.0 272--1.9 092
Buttermilk Sound
     Broughton Island (south)9d31° 18.6'81° 24.8'0.12920.9 222--0.8 030

ST. SIMONS SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Bar Channel12d31° 06.3'81° 20.3'0.10330.8 308--1.7 119
Entrance, north of channel13d31° 08.01'81° 24.24'--1.7 290--1.2 107
Entrance, south of channel11d31° 07.6'81° 24.2'--1.6 262--2.2 080
. . . do.29d31° 07.6'81° 24.2'--1.2 2570.11881.7 092
Back River entrance10d31° 08.9'81° 26.5'--1.0 288--1.1 111
. . . do.18d31° 08.9'81° 26.5'--0.9 280--0.8 109
Mackay R., 0.5 mi. N of Troup Creek entrance-31° 13.5'81° 26.0'--0.9 348--1.5 166
Brunswick River, off Quarantine Dock-31° 06.7'81° 28.4'--1.3 300--2.1 125
Brunswick River Bridge, southeast of13d31° 06.9'81° 28.6'0.12231.0 308--1.4 132
. . . do.21d31° 06.9'81° 28.6'0.12261.0 306--1.5 129
Brunswick, off Prince Street Dock-31° 08.3'81° 29.8'--1.0 342--1.3 166
Turtle River, off Allied Chemical Corp-31° 10.6'81° 31.5'--1.3 348--1.7 165
Turtle River, off Andrews Island20d31° 08.6'81° 31.6'--1.1 339--1.4 153

ST. ANDREWS SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
Entrance-30° 59.2'81° 24.3'--2.1 268--2.2 103
Jekyll Creek, south entrance-31° 02.1'81° 26.0'--1.0 060--1.4 232
Cumberland River, north entrance-30° 57.5'81° 25.9'--1.3 191--1.5 018
Cabin Bluff, Cumberland River-30° 52.9'81° 30.8'--1.3 171--1.3 355

CUMBERLAND SOUND

Average Speed and Direction
Min Before
Flood
Flood Min Before
Ebb
Ebb
Station Depth Latitude Longitude Spd Dir Spd Dir Spd Dir Ebb Dir
St. Marys River
     south jetty8d30° 42.42'81° 32.92'0.50380.8 3410.12251.6 110
     . . . do.18d30° 42.42'81° 32.92'0.40330.7 3290.22261.5 112
     . . . do.34d30° 42.42'81° 32.92'0.20240.6 3130.22251.2 114
ST. MARYS RIVER ENTRANCE8d30° 42.48'81° 26.68'0.11832.3 272--2.8 093
     . . . do.25d30° 42.48'81° 26.68'--2.2 272--2.5 093
     . . . do.42d30° 42.48'81° 26.68'0.10021.9 271--2.0 092
     Fort Clinch, 0.3 n.mi. N of50d30° 42.36'81° 27.14'0.22261.4 2750.12801.6 087
     Quarantine Reach, 0.4nm W of Fort Clinch7d30° 42.28'81° 27.72'0.13071.2 2350.13181.7 034
     . . . do.27d30° 42.28'81° 27.72'--1.2 232--1.4 047
     . . . do.46d30° 42.28'81° 27.72'--1.1 226--1.2 065
     Fort Clinch, 1.1 n.mi. NW of14d30° 42.54'81° 28.36'0.12141.3 3090.10671.9 133
     . . . do.29d30° 42.54'81° 28.36'0.10101.1 3150.10321.3 122
Cumberland Island, Range B Channel22d30° 43.52'81° 29.04'--1.2 350--1.8 170
Drum Point Island, Range D Channel12d30° 45.54'81° 29.13'0.11651.1 3500.11541.5 170
. . . do.22d30° 45.54'81° 29.12'0.21600.9 3510.11151.3 170
Kings Bay, Lower Turning Basin14d30° 47.56'81° 30.48'0.12820.3 3070.13160.3 127
Stafford Island, west of-30° 48.6'81° 29.5'--1.3 000--1.3 180
Old Fernandina, Amelia River, Old Town Reach4d30° 41.16'81° 27.64'--1.5 188--1.6 018
. . . do.14d30° 41.16'81° 27.64'--1.4 189--1.4 015
. . . do.24d30° 41.16'81° 27.64'--1.2 193--1.2 010
Fernandina Beach, City Front Reach, Amelia River5d30° 40.21'81° 28.07'--0.8 240--1.0 068
. . . do.11d30° 40.21'81° 28.07'--0.8 239--1.0 063
. . . do.29d30° 40.21'81° 28.07'--0.6 2390.11460.9 059
Kingsley Creek, highway bridge-30° 37.7'81° 29.1'--1.1 150--1.6 330

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