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Port Townsend, WA - Station ID: 9444900

Established:Dec 31 1971
Time Meridian:120° W
Present Installation:Apr 12 1990
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW): 3.21 ft. (12/10/1993)
Water Level Min (ref MLLW): -4.22 ft. (12/12/1985)
Mean Range: 5.34 ft.
Diurnal Range: 8.52 ft.
Latitude48° 6.7' N
Longitude122° 45.4' W
NOAA Chart#:18464
Met Site Elevation:16.7 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:09 AM
low
5:09 AMlow0.2 ft.
1:43 PMhigh6.9 ft.
5:35 PMlow5.9 ft.
10:55 PMhigh7.4 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Water LevelA11N/A Enabled
WindsC1129.1 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Air TempD117.9 ft. above site elevation Enabled
Water TempE119.2 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Air PressureF1116.6 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 Seattle depart on the Winslow Ferry and take Highway 305 north to Highway 3 towards the Hood Canal Bridge. From the west side of the Hood Canal Bridge travel west on Route 104 to the Port Townsend/Chimacum turn-off onto County Road 12. Drive 23 km (14 mi) to Route 20 and turn right. Then go 6 km (4 mi) on Route 20 into Port Townsend. Continue on Water Street (Route 20) to the Washington State Ferries Dock on the right. The bench marks are located along Water Street (Route 20) towards Point Hudson. The tide gauge is located in the middle of three rooms in a wooden storage garage at the SW corner of the dock.

Products available at 9444900 Port Townsend, WA

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