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Fernandina Beach, FL - Station ID: 8720030

Established:May 18, 1898
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Feb 05, 1997
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):15.2 ft. Oct 02, 1898
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.402 ft. Jan 24, 1940
Mean Range:6.02 ft.
Diurnal Range:6.56 ft.
Latitude30° 40.3' N
Longitude81° 27.8' W
NOAA Chart#:11502
Met Site Elevation:7.1 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
9:00 PM
high
2:02 AMlow-0.8 ft.
8:46 AMhigh7.4 ft.
2:46 PMlow-0.6 ft.
9:00 PMhigh6.3 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1121.5 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1112.4 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE117.3 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1111.0 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 City Park in Fernandina Beach, proceed NW on Atlantic Avenue to the Fernandina Beach Marina. The bench marks are in the area between Beach and Alachua Streets going north to south, and 10th Street to City Dock going east to west. The tide station is on the Florida Petroleum Corporation dock near the foot of Calhoun Street.

Products available at 8720030 Fernandina Beach, FL

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