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Reedy Point, DE - Station ID: 8551910

Established:Jul 30, 1956
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Dec 03, 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.397 Apr 17, 2011
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-4.011 Apr 07, 1982
Mean Range:5.34 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.84 ft.
Latitude39° 33.5' N
Longitude75° 34.4' W
NOAA Chart#:12277
Met Site Elevation:7.6 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:01 PM
12:40 AMlow-0.3 ft.
6:33 AMhigh5.3 ft.
1:24 PMlow-0.2 ft.
7:01 PMhigh5.0 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
B12N/A Enabled
Air TemperatureD1121.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE112.5 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1116.4 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of Clinton Street and State Highway 9 in Delaware City, proceed 3.5 km (2.2 mi) south on Highway 9 over the Reedy Point bridge to South Reedy Point Road, turn right and continue 1.3 km (0.8 mi) to a gravel road that parallels the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, then turn right and proceed 0.8 km (0.5 mi) to the Corps of Engineers T-pier. The bench marks are along South Reedy Point Road, the gravel road, and State Highway 9. The tide gauge and staff are on the pier, east of the bridge and on the south side of the canal.

Products available at 8551910 Reedy Point, DE

Revised: 10/15/2013
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