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Solomons Island, MD - Station ID: 8577330

Established:Nov 5 1937
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 2.93 ft. (09/01/2006)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -3.72 ft. (01/01/1963)
Mean Range: 1.17 ft.
Diurnal Range: 1.47 ft.
Latitude38° 19' N
Longitude76° 27.1' W
NOAA Chart#:12284
Met Site Elevation:5.0 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:07 AM
high
12:15 AMlow0.5 ft.
6:07 AMhigh1.6 ft.
12:46 PMlow0.3 ft.
6:42 PMhigh1.4 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
Water TempE116.3 ft. below MLLW Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from State Highway 214 in Calvert County, proceed south towards Solomons, bear left at the highway split, continue south on Highway 2 and 4 for 2.3 km (1.4 mi) to the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory Pier on the left and the Pump House at the end of the pier. The bench marks are within 1.6 km (1 mi) radius of the tide gage. The tide gage and staff are located on the pier. Station is inside the Pump House - the key must be obtained from the front office.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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