FEDERAL POINT, CAPE FEAR RIVER, NC - Station ID: 8658715

Established:Oct 02, 1974
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Oct 02, 1974
Date Removed:1975-03-27
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:4.04 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.51 ft.
Latitude33° 57.7' N
Longitude77° 56.4' W
NOAA Chart#:11537
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
12:04 PM
high
5:31 AMlow -0.1 ft.
12:04 PMhigh 5.0 ft.
6:17 PMlow 0.2 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the post office in Kure Beach, proceed west on K Avenue for 23 m (75 ft) to U.S. Highway 421 (Fort Fisher Boulevard), then turn left on U.S. Highway 421 and proceed south for 8.7 km (5.4 mi) to the Federal Point ferry landing. The bench marks are located on both sides of the road leading to the landing pier. The tide staff and gage sensor were attached to a cluster of piles a the SW corner of the ferry landing pier.

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