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Key West, FL - Station ID: 8724580

Established:Jan 18, 1913
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Feb 14, 1992
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):9.504 ft. Oct 24, 2005
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):2.9 ft. Feb 19, 1928
Mean Range:1.28 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.81 ft.
Latitude24° 33.3' N
Longitude81° 48.5' W
NOAA Chart#:11447
Met Site Elevation:7.3 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
2:16 AM
low
2:16 AMlow-0.2 ft.
9:01 AMhigh1.2 ft.
1:31 PMlow0.4 ft.
8:15 PMhigh2.0 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
A11N/A Enabled
Air TemperatureD119.8 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE117.4 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1115.2 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 Key West International Airport, proceed west on Roosevelt Boulevard for 3.9 km (2.4 mi) to White Street, then NW on White Street for 2.3 km (1.4 mi) to Southard Street, turn left onto Southard Street and go west to the U.S. Naval Reservation main gate at Thomas Street, continue 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to a second gate at Emma Street. The bench marks are on the Naval Base, near the County Courthouse, and along Front Street in downtown Key West. The tide gauge is located on the concrete sea wall near the north property line of the Naval Base. NOTE: A pass to enter the Naval Base must be obtained at the Boca Chica Naval Air Station.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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