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Wilmington, NC - Station ID: 8658120

Established:Jan 1 1908
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 8 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 3.47 ft. (10/15/1954)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -1.86 ft. (02/12/1981)
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
9:43 AM
low
2:43 AMhigh4.2 ft.
9:43 AMlow0.3 ft.
3:29 PMhigh4.6 ft.
11:01 PMlow0.7 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
Air TempD1119.4 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE112.9 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air 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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