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Yorktown USCG Training Center, VA - Station ID: 8637689

Established:Jan 22, 2004
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jan 29, 2004
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.675 ft. Nov 12, 2009
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):3.3 ft. Feb 17, 2007
Mean Range:2.26 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.58 ft.
Latitude37° 13.6' N
Longitude76° 28.7' W
NOAA Chart#:12241
Met Site Elevation:12.1 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:52 AM
low
2:38 AMhigh2.4 ft.
8:52 AMlow0.6 ft.
3:06 PMhigh2.8 ft.
9:54 PMlow0.6 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1131.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1112.9 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE2110.1 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1118.2 ft. above MSL Enabled
G11N/A Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tide station from the intersection of Route 17 North (George Washington Memorial Highway) and Cook Road (State Route 704), proceed in a northerly direction for 3.7 km (2.3 mi) to the intersection of Cook Road and Route 238. Turn east (right) and continue on Route 238 for approximately 2.2 km (1.4 mi) to the main gate at the US Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown. Pass through the gate, proceed for about 0.19 km (0.1 mi) and turn north (left) onto Pier Road. Proceed on Pier Road to the bottom of the hill and the entrance to the Coast Guard pier. The tide gauge is located at berth 5 on the north (offshore) end of the pier. The bench marks are located on and in the vicinity of the Coast Guard property.

Products available at 8637689 Yorktown USCG Training Center, VA

Revised: 10/15/2013
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