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KINGS BAY, GA - Station ID: 8679511

Established:Nov 16, 1978
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Dec 06, 1989
Date Removed:1991-02-05
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):1.84 ft. May 24, 1990
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.48 ft. Feb 24, 1990
Mean Range:6.43 ft.
Diurnal Range:7 ft.
Latitude30° 47.8' N
Longitude81° 30.9' W
NOAA Chart#:11503
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:22 PM
low
1:46 AMhigh 6.0 ft.
7:39 AMlow 0.6 ft.
2:14 PMhigh 6.4 ft.
8:22 PMlow 1.2 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the exit for State Highway 40 off of Interstate Highway 95, proceed SE on State Highway 40 for about 5 km (3 mi) to Kings Bay Road (State Highway 40 Spur), then turn left and proceed north for about 5 km (3 mi) to the entrance gate (Stimson Gate) to the Naval Submarine Base, then go straight ahead on USS Henry L. Stimson Drive to its end at Port Services T-pier. The bench marks are on T-pier, the wharves on each side of T-pier and along USS Henry L. Stimson Drive. The tide gage and staff were on the north inside corner of T-pier.

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Revised: 08/08/2018
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