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Beaufort, NC - Station ID: 8656483

Established:Jun 4 1964
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 10 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 3.00 ft. (09/14/2005)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -2.46 ft. (03/08/2004)
Mean Range: 3.11 ft.
Diurnal Range: 3.54 ft.
Latitude34° 43.2' N
Longitude76° 40.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11547
Met Site Elevation:6.2 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:39 AM
1:25 AMhigh3.0 ft.
7:39 AMlow0.4 ft.
2:13 PMhigh3.5 ft.
8:44 PMlow0.8 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
WindsC1123.0 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TempD1112.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE1114.4 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF119.8 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Moorehead City, from the U.S. Highway 70 bridge over Beaufort Channel west of Beaufort, proceed west on U.S. Highway 70 for 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to the road leading to Pivers Island, turn left and go 0.6 km (0.4 mi) to Duke Marine Laboratories. The bench marks are along the road leading to the laboratories and on the grounds. The gages are at the Duke Marine Lab dock.

Products available at 8656483 Beaufort, NC

Revised: 10/15/2013
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