Poplar Island, MD - Station ID: 8572271

Established:Oct 01, 2006
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Oct 01, 2006
Date Removed:2010-03-31
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):2.01 ft. Dec 26, 2009
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.72 ft. Jan 03, 2008
Mean Range:1.1 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.53 ft.
Latitude38° 45.5' N
Longitude76° 22.5' W
NOAA Chart#:12270
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:48 PM
high
1:46 AMlow 0.4 ft.
6:57 AMhigh 1.0 ft.
1:13 PMlow 0.1 ft.
7:48 PMhigh 1.5 ft.

How to reach: This station was installed in support of a project with the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE). Due to the special nature of this project, the bench marks are described in terms specific to the project.To reach the tidal bench marks from Lowes Wharf in Sherwood, MD, proceed west by boat for 4.3 km (2.7 miles) to the personnel pier at Poplar Island. The bench marks are located along the islands perimeter road and cross dikes. The tide gauge is located at the SE end of the personnel pier T-section.

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