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Kiptopeke, VA - Station ID: 8632200

Established:Aug 22 1951
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 4.13 ft. (03/08/1962)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -2.54 ft. (01/11/1978)
Mean Range: 2.60 ft.
Diurnal Range: 2.94 ft.
Latitude37° 9.9' N
Longitude75° 59.3' W
NOAA Chart#:12224
Met Site Elevation:8.5 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:34 AM
low
12:17 AMhigh2.6 ft.
6:34 AMlow0.3 ft.
12:49 PMhigh2.7 ft.
7:01 PMlow0.5 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
WindsC1123.7 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE115 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 the north toll booth of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, proceed 5.1 km (3.2 mi) north on U.S. Route 13 to its intersection with State Road 704, then turn left and go 1.9 km (1.2 mi) west on State Road 704 through the Kiptopeake State Park entrance to the end of the road at the old ferry terminal. The bench marks are located around the parking lot and along State Road 704. The tide gage and staff are on the SE end of the wharf.

Products available at 8632200 Kiptopeke, VA

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