Established:Jun 28, 1978
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 28, 1978
Date Removed:1979-07-31
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:3.43 ft.
Diurnal Range:3.94 ft.
Latitude34° 36.5' N
Longitude76° 31.7' W
NOAA Chart#:11545
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
3:23 AM
2:52 AMlow 0.5 ft.
9:00 AMhigh 3.9 ft.
3:09 PMlow 0.5 ft.
9:16 PMhigh 3.8 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Shell Point on Harkers Island, proceed by boat SSW for about 7.4 km (4.0 nm) through Barden Inlet to the Cape Lookout Lighthouse. The bench marks are about 1.3 km (0.8 mi) SSW of the lighthouse, 1.0 km (0.6 mi) NNE of the Coast Guard Station, and 152 m (500 ft) SE of a line of utility poles. The tide gage and staff were SE of bench mark 6937 A 1977, 122 m (400 ft) seaward of the approximate low water line.

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