RAGGED KEY NO. 5, BISCAYNE BAY, FL - Station ID: 8723355

Established:Nov 03, 1930
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jul 08, 1987
Date Removed:1988-01-15
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:1.53 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.68 ft.
Latitude25° 31.4' N
Longitude80° 10.5' W
NOAA Chart#:11465
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:47 AM
low
1:13 AMhigh 1.9 ft.
7:47 AMlow 0.4 ft.
2:00 PMhigh 2.0 ft.
8:32 PMlow 0.6 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the Florida Turnpike overpass of U.S. Highway 1 in Florida City, proceed north on U.S. Highway 1 for 1.0 km (0.6 mi) to Lucy Street, then east on Lucy Street for 14.2 km (8.8 mi) to the Biscayne National Park boat ramp. From there, proceed ENE by boat for 16.9 km (10.5 statute mi) to Boca Chita Key (also known as Ragged Key No. 5). The bench marks are in the vicinity of the boat basin. The tide gage and staff were SW of the boat basin near a stone wall.

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