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Wrightsville Beach, NC - Station ID: 8658163

Established:Apr 27, 2004
Time Meridian:0° E
Present Installation:Apr 26, 2004
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):4.05 ft. Sep 14, 2018
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.65 ft. Jan 08, 2009
Mean Range:3.98 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.48 ft.
Latitude34° 12.8' N
Longitude77° 47.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11539
Met Site Elevation:24.5 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
11:04 PM
3:59 AMlow 0.5 ft.
10:41 AMhigh 4.1 ft.
4:48 PMlow 0.5 ft.
11:04 PMhigh 3.2 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Backup WLB12N/A Disabled - Nov 15 2018 9:06AM, RESTART
WindC1126.1 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1110.5 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE111 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1130.2 ft. above MSL Enabled
Tsunami WLU11N/A Disabled - Nov 15 2018 7:02AM,
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.


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How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of 17 south and 74 East in Wilmington, proceed east on 74 east for 8.0 km (5.0 mi) toward Wrightsville Beach, once over the drawbridge bear left on 74E to the intersection of Lumina Avenue and East Salisbury Street, continue through the light to the end of the street to Johnny Mercers Fishing Pier. The bench marks are located on East Salisbury Street and extend down N. Lumina Ave. The tide gauge is located on the offshore end of the pier.

Products available at 8658163 Wrightsville Beach, NC

Revised: 08/08/2018
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