COMFORT ISLAND, LA - Station ID: 8760742

Established:Mar 18, 1980
Time Meridian:90° W
Present Installation:Nov 01, 1980
Date Removed:1982-03-03
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:1.45 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.57 ft.
Latitude29° 49.4' N
Longitude89° 16.2' W
NOAA Chart#:11363
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
1:26 AM
1:08 AMhigh 0.6 ft.
10:14 AMlow -0.3 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of Interstate Highway 10 and State Road 47, proceed south on State Road 47 for 14 km (9 mi), then SE on State Road 39 for 13 km (8 mi), then east on State Road 46 for 32 km (20 mi) to the village of Hopedale, then proceed by boat along Bayou A Loutre for 29 km (18 mi) to Treasure Pass, which leads into Christmas Camp Lake, and then continue east across Christmas Camp Lake to the Atlantic Richfield pumping platform at Comfort Island. The bench marks are on small islands east of the pumping platform. The tide station was on the east side of the most southerly of the three structures at the facility.

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