CAT POINT, APALACHICOLA BAY, FL - Station ID: 8728619

Established:Mar 24, 1977
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Feb 09, 1984
Date Removed:1984-04-25
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:1.59 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.63 ft.
Latitude29° 43.4' N
Longitude84° 53.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11401
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:30 PM
high
5:59 AMhigh 2.1 ft.
12:39 PMlow 0.3 ft.
8:30 PMhigh 1.7 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench mark from the post office in Eastpoint, proceed west on U.S. Highway 98 for 1.93 km (1.2 mi) to State Road 65 (Bayshore Drive), then turn left and proceed south on State Road 65 for 1.45 km (0.9 mi) to County Road G1A (Island Drive/Bryant Patton Bridge Highway), then turn right and proceed south on G1A to a point about 121.92 m (400.0 ft) north of a toll booth, then turn left onto a road that runs parallel to G1A and continue south for 0.16 km (0.1 mi) to an abandoned ferry landing. The bench marks are located in the vicinity of the abandoned ferry landing, toll booth, and on the bridge. The tide gage and staff were located at the east end of a walkway constructed across the abandoned ferry pier.

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