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Marcus Hook, PA - Station ID: 8540433

Established:Sep 10, 1981
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 12, 2002
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):9.677 ft. Oct 30, 2012
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):18.08 ft. Mar 06, 2007
Mean Range:5.59 ft.
Diurnal Range:6.14 ft.
Latitude39° 48.7' N
Longitude75° 24.6' W
NOAA Chart#:12312
Met Site Elevation:7.8 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:17 AM
low
6:17 AMlow0.5 ft.
11:46 AMhigh6.1 ft.
6:29 PMlow0.6 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
Air TemperatureD1112.7 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE1121 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1111.5 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 the Philadelphia Airport take I-95 South for 16.1 km (10.0 mi) to Exit 2 (Market Street 454) in the town of Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, go 452 South for 2.4 km (1.6 mi) to West Delaware Avenue, turn right (east) and go one block to the entrance of Sunoco plant. The bench marks are located in the area around the U.S. Army Defense Logistics Agency. The tide staff and gage were located at the end of the longest wooden pier.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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