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Virginia Key, FL - Station ID: 8723214

Established:Jan 26, 1994
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jan 17, 1994
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):4.549 ft. Oct 24, 2005
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):8.848 ft. Mar 29, 1994
Mean Range:2.02 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.19 ft.
Latitude25° 43.9' N
Longitude80° 9.7' W
NOAA Chart#:11465
Met Site Elevation:5.7 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
3:15 AM
high
3:15 AMhigh2.4 ft.
9:38 AMlow0.5 ft.
3:52 PMhigh2.5 ft.
10:10 PMlow0.6 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
WindC1133.3 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1115.9 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE1113.7 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1114.9 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 U.S. Route 1 and Rickenbacker Causeway, proceed 5 km (3 mi) east on Rickenbacker Causeway to the entrance of the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (Univ. of Miami). The bench marks are located in the vicinity of the concrete pier and on the School grounds. The tide station is located at the outer end of the concrete pier.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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