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Cape May, NJ - Station ID: 8536110

Established:Oct 25, 1965
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Aug 22, 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):11.312 ft. Oct 29, 2012
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-0.6 ft. Jan 28, 1971
Mean Range:4.85 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.44 ft.
Latitude38° 58.1' N
Longitude74° 57.6' W
NOAA Chart#:12316
Met Site Elevation:10.6 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:18 AM
high
1:45 AMlow-0.6 ft.
8:18 AMhigh6.1 ft.
2:35 PMlow-0.6 ft.
8:41 PMhigh4.8 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1131.7 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1118.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE116 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1115.2 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from U.S. Highway 9 just north of Cape May Village, proceed west on Lincoln Boulevard for approximately 4.0 km (2.5 mi) and then turn left into the Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal. The bench marks are on the grounds of the terminal and along U.S. Highway 9. The tide gage and staff are at the south end of the dock between Ferry Slip # 1 and Ferry Slip # 2.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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