PUMPKIN KEY, CARD SOUND, FL - Station ID: 8723506

Established:Jul 17, 1975
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jul 10, 1987
Date Removed:1987-10-23
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:0.65 ft.
Diurnal Range:0.75 ft.
Latitude25° 19.5' N
Longitude80° 17.6' W
NOAA Chart#:11463
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
11:59 AM
high
5:41 AMlow 0.3 ft.
11:59 AMhigh 1.1 ft.
6:03 PMlow 0.4 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the interchange of the Florida Turnpike and 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 (which becomes SW 328th Stree) for 14.2 km (8.8 mi) to the boat ramp at Biscayne National Park. From there, proceed by boat SSE on Biscayne Bay for 15.8 km (9.8 statute mi) to Pumpkin Key. The bench marks are on the north, east, and south shores of Pumpkin Key. The tide gage and staff were on the west end of the northernmost boat pier located on the south end of the Key.

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