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Freeport, TX - Station ID: 8772447

Established:Sep 20, 2006
Time Meridian:90° W
Present Installation:Sep 20, 2006
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):5.58 ft. Sep 12, 2008
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.72 ft. Mar 22, 2010
Mean Range:1.39 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.8 ft.
Latitude28° 56.6' N
Longitude95° 18.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11330
Met Site Elevation:6.1 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:10 PM
low
1:39 AMhigh2.1 ft.
6:10 PMlow0.4 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Acoustic WLA11N/A Enabled
WindC1172.8 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1167.9 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE11N/A Enabled
Barometric PressureF1137.7 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


How to reach: To reach the tide station from the intersection of FM 523 and state highway 322 NNE of the cith of Freeport, proceed SE on 332 3.7 mi (6.0 km) over the intercoastal bridge to the intersection of 332 and CR 257. Turn right SW on CR 257 (Fort Velasco Drive) into the residential neighborhood D, for 0.85 mi (1.37 km ) to Thunder Road. Turn right NW on Thunder Road 0.40 mi (0.64 km ) bearing left to the entrance of the USCG Freeport Station on the left.

Products available at 8772447 Freeport, TX

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