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Wilmington, NC - Station ID: 8658120

Established:Jan 01, 1908
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 08, 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.231 ft. Oct 15, 1954
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):0.591 ft. Feb 12, 1981
Mean Range:4.28 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.68 ft.
Latitude34° 13.6' N
Longitude77° 57.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11537
Met Site Elevation:5.0 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
4:06 AM
low
4:06 AMlow0.2 ft.
9:58 AMhigh4.8 ft.
4:38 PMlow0.3 ft.
10:06 PMhigh4.5 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
Air TemperatureD1119.4 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE112.9 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1111.7 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the draw bridge over the Cape Fear River Highway 17 South, take the first exit pass bridge to the U.S. North Carolina Battleship Memorial and Battleship Drive. Turn right on road across from the Battleship and proceed 1.9 km (1.2 mi) to the main entrance of the U.S. Corp of Engineers, Eagle Island maintenance yard and docks. The bench marks are in the general vicinity of the yard. The tide station is located in the NE corner of the dock.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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