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Wrightsville Beach, NC - Station ID: 8658163

Established:Apr 27, 2004
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Apr 26, 2004
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):7.959 ft. Sep 25, 2008
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):16.181 ft. Jan 08, 2009
Mean Range:3.81 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.3 ft.
Latitude34° 12.6' N
Longitude77° 47.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11539
Met Site Elevation:24.4 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:43 PM
high
5:21 AMhigh4.0 ft.
11:23 AMlow0.7 ft.
5:43 PMhigh4.4 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1126.1 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1110.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE1135.2 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1130.1 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 intersection of 17 south and 74 east in Wilmington, proceed east on 74 east for 8.0 km (5.0 mi) toward Wrightsville Beach, once over the drawbridge bear left on 74e to the intersection of Lumina Avenue and East Salisbury Street, continue through the light to the end of the street to Johnny Mercers Fishing Pier. The bench marks are located on East Salisbury Street and extend down N. Lumina Ave. The tide gage is located on the offshore end of the pier.

Products available at 8658163 Wrightsville Beach, NC

Revised: 10/15/2013
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