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Ocean City Inlet, MD - Station ID: 8570283

Established:Jun 5 1978
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Nov 17 1997
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 3.61 ft. (02/05/1998)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -2.40 ft. (02/17/2007)
Mean Range: 2.10 ft.
Diurnal Range: 2.46 ft.
Latitude38° 19.7' N
Longitude75° 5.5' W
NOAA Chart#:12211
Met Site Elevation:6.4 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:32 AM
1:24 AMhigh2.1 ft.
7:32 AMlow0.3 ft.
2:15 PMhigh2.4 ft.
8:30 PMlow0.7 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
WindsC1127.8 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TempD118.0 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE1112.1 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF1110.1 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 east end of the US Highway 50 bridge and Philadelphia Avenue in Ocean City, proceed south on Philadelphia Avenue for 0.5 km (0.3 mi) to the intersection with Worchester Street, turn right on Worchester Street, then left into the US Coast Guard Station. The bench marks are located on the grounds of the station. The tide gage was located on the westernmost pier at the boat basin.

Products available at 8570283 Ocean City Inlet, MD

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