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Cape Henry, VA - Station ID: 8638999

Established:Apr 24 1982
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Aug 12 2004
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): ft. ( )
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): ft. ( )
Mean Range: 3.12 ft.
Diurnal Range: 3.50 ft.
Latitude36° 55.8' N
Longitude76° 0.4' W
NOAA Chart#:122254
Met Site Elevation:N/A
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:13 AM
high
12:34 AMlow0.3 ft.
6:13 AMhigh2.7 ft.
12:12 PMlow0.3 ft.
6:40 PMhigh3.5 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
WindsC2191.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TempD11N/A Enabled
Air PressureF11N/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 intersection of U.S. Highways 460 and 60 in Norfolk, proceed east on U.S. Highway 60 (Shore Drive) for 22.0 km (13.7 mi), then proceed north on Atlantic Avenue for 3.2 km (2.0 mi) to the entrance to Ft. Story Military Reservation, which is marked by a sign on the divided part of the highway. The bench marks are near the Coast Guard Lighthouse. The tide gage and staff were on pilings offshore.

Products available at 8638999 Cape Henry, VA

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