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Sewells Point, VA - Station ID: 8638610

Established:Jul 1 1927
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Dec 11 1995
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 5.26 ft. (08/23/1933)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -3.58 ft. (01/31/1966)
Mean Range: 2.43 ft.
Diurnal Range: 2.76 ft.
Latitude36° 56.8' N
Longitude76° 19.8' W
NOAA Chart#:12245
Met Site Elevation:11.8 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:43 AM
1:43 AMlow0.4 ft.
7:43 AMhigh2.4 ft.
1:42 PMlow0.3 ft.
8:09 PMhigh2.8 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
Water TempE214.4 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF1113.4 ft. above MSL Enabled
ConductivityG11N/A Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the Field Operations Division (FOD) office in Chesapeake, VA. proceed to Interstate 64 west towards Norfolk and take I-564 to the Naval Base and Tausigg Blvd. Take Tausigg Blvd. to Gate 2 and follow Decatur Avenue around to Pier 6. Tide gauge is located near the south end of Pier 6, and the bench marks are in the vicinity of Pier 6 and Piersey Street.

Products available at 8638610 Sewells Point, VA

Revised: 10/15/2013
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