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Baltimore, MD - Station ID: 8574680

Established:Jul 1 1902
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Sep 12 1989
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 6.49 ft. (09/19/2003)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -5.11 ft. (01/24/1908)
Mean Range: 1.14 ft.
Diurnal Range: 1.66 ft.
Latitude39° 16' N
Longitude76° 34.7' W
NOAA Chart#:12281
Met Site Elevation:4.5 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:35 AM
high
6:35 AMhigh1.9 ft.
1:43 PMlow0.6 ft.
6:35 PMhigh1.3 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
WindsC1123.0 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TempD1120.9 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE216.8 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF1111.1 ft. above MSL Enabled
ConductivityG11N/A Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the north bound Baltimore-Washington Expressway (State Highway 295) take the Water View exit east to State Highway 2 (Hanover Street). Proceed north on Hanover Street for 2.4 km (1.5 mi) to Fort Avenue. Turn right and travel east on Fort Avenue for 2.9 km (1.8 mi) to the entrance of Fort McHenry. Turn left onto Wallace Avenue, then right again onto Nimitz Drive, and then left onto Halsey Road to its end. Turn right and continue past a gate to the U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) compound. The bench marks are located in the U.S. Naval Reserve compound, the COE compound, and on the Fort McHenry grounds. The tide gage and staff are located on the COE pier.

Products available at 8574680 Baltimore, MD

Revised: 10/15/2013
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