Established:Oct 01, 1994
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Oct 01, 1994
Date Removed:1994-11-11
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:7.28 ft.
Diurnal Range:7.91 ft.
Latitude31° 57.8' N
Longitude81° 0.7' W
NOAA Chart#:11512
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
9:04 PM
2:11 AMhigh 6.1 ft.
8:28 AMlow 1.5 ft.
2:51 PMhigh 6.4 ft.
9:04 PMlow 2.0 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks proceed to the Half Moon Reef Tide Station by boat from Priest Landing. Proceed down Wilmington River toward Wassaw Sound. When daybeacon "16" (Fl R 4sec 16 ft 3M) is abeam to port, come left to course 035T and proceed 2.6 km (1.4 nm) to daybeacon "3". When daybeacon "3" is abeam to port, come left to course 332T. Stay on this course 3.1 km (1.7 nm) to Half Moon Reef Fish Haven. The tide gauge is secured to the SW pile marking the Fish Haven and the tide staff is secured to the NW pile. The benchmarks are located on the beach due north of the Fish Haven.

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