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BALD HEAD ISLAND, CAPE FEAR RIVER, NC - Station ID: 8658901

Established:May 10, 1976
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:May 10, 1976
Date Removed:1976-06-19
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:4.49 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.02 ft.
Latitude33° 52.8' N
Longitude78° 0.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11537
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:07 PM
high
1:27 AMlow 0.0 ft.
7:56 AMhigh 5.1 ft.
2:02 PMlow 0.1 ft.
8:07 PMhigh 4.5 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Southport, proceed by boat 4.0 km (2.5 statute mi) to Bald Head Island. The bench marks are parallel to the shoreline of the island. The tide gauge and staff where on a dredge range marker piling.

Products available at 8658901 BALD HEAD ISLAND, CAPE FEAR RIVER, NC

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