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South Capers Island, SC - Station ID: 8664941

Established:Aug 21, 1975
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Apr 11, 2005
Date Removed:2008-03-09
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):2.19 ft. Oct 09, 2006
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.39 ft. Mar 17, 1976
Mean Range:4.78 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.33 ft.
Latitude32° 51.4' N
Longitude79° 42.4' W
NOAA Chart#:11531
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
1:24 PM
high
1:03 AMhigh 4.0 ft.
6:51 AMlow 1.0 ft.
1:24 PMhigh 4.3 ft.
7:31 PMlow 0.6 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the north end of Isle of Palms, proceed by boat NE along the Intracoastal Waterway for about 4.5 km (2.8 statute mi) to the SW end of Capers Island, near the junction of Capers Creek, Whiteside Creek, and Toomers Creek. The bench marks are located on the north side of Old Dike Road that leads from the SW end of Capers Island to the island interior. The tide gage and staff were located at the seaward end of the pier at the SW end of the island.

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Revised: 08/08/2018
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