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Delaware City, DE - Station ID: 8551762

Established:Oct 08, 2001
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Oct 04, 2001
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):9.793 ft. Oct 30, 2012
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):19.055 ft. Mar 06, 2007
Mean Range:5.44 ft.
Diurnal Range:6 ft.
Latitude39° 34.9' N
Longitude75° 35.3' W
NOAA Chart#:12311
Met Site Elevation:7.5 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:46 AM
high
1:16 AMlow0.5 ft.
6:46 AMhigh5.1 ft.
1:32 PMlow0.6 ft.
7:08 PMhigh5.8 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1123.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1112.4 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE116.9 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1115.7 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 intersection of Highway 13 and Route 9 in New Castle, turn east on Route 9 and follow to Delaware City. At the light in Delaware City and Clinton Street turn left (north) and proceed through town to the end of the street and the river. Turn left and then right to the gate of the Motiva Fuel docks. Proceed through the gate and to the station on the right on the first dock. The station is halfway down the dock on the catwalk. The bench marks are in the vicinity of the pier and the road.

Products available at 8551762 Delaware City, DE

Revised: 10/15/2013
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Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services