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Chesapeake City, MD - Station ID: 8573927

Established:Nov 15, 1972
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Aug 20, 2003
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):11.811 ft. Sep 19, 2003
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-0.581 ft. Apr 05, 1975
Mean Range:2.8 ft.
Diurnal Range:3.21 ft.
Latitude39° 31.7' N
Longitude75° 48.6' W
NOAA Chart#:12277
Met Site Elevation:5.8 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
9:41 PM
low
2:25 AMhigh2.9 ft.
9:11 AMlow-0.1 ft.
3:02 PMhigh3.0 ft.
9:41 PMlow0.1 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1122.3 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1121.3 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE116.2 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1111.1 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 south end of the State Highway 213 bridge over the Chesapeake and Delaware (C & D) Canal at Chesapeake City, proceed south on State Highway 213 for 0.89 km (0.55 mi) and take the South Chesapeake City exit, continue 0.3 km (0.2 mi) NNE (towards canal) from the base of the exit to a signpost directing the way to the C & D Canal Museum, turn right and follow the curving road for 0.2 km (0.1 mi) to a T-intersection, turn right and follow the curving road for 0.6 km (0.4 mi) to a T-intersection, turn left and proceed 0.08 km (0.05 mi) to the main gate of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (COE) facility and the C & D Canal Museum. The bench marks are located on the COE grounds. The tide gage is located at the west corner of the bulkhead at the west end of the COE grounds.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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