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Virginia Key, Biscayne Bay, FL - Station ID: 8723214

Established:Jan 26, 1994
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jan 17, 1994
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.59 ft. Sep 10, 2017
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-1.29 ft. Mar 29, 1994
Mean Range:2.03 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.22 ft.
Latitude25° 43.9' N
Longitude80° 9.7' W
NOAA Chart#:11465
Met Site Elevation:5.7 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
10:54 PM
low
3:59 AMhigh 2.1 ft.
10:28 AMlow 0.2 ft.
4:44 PMhigh 2.1 ft.
10:54 PMlow 0.5 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Acoustic WLA11N/A Enabled
WindC1127.9 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1111.7 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE114.8 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1113.5 ft. above MSL Enabled
Tsunami WLU11N/A Enabled
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Observations

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How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of U.S. Route 1 and Rickenbacker Causeway, proceed 5 km (3 mi) east on Rickenbacker Causeway to the entrance of the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (Univ. of Miami). The bench marks are located in the vicinity of the concrete pier and on the School grounds. The tide station is located at the outer end of the concrete pier.

Products available at 8723214 Virginia Key, Biscayne Bay, FL

Revised: 10/15/2013
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