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Lake Charles, LA - Station ID: 8767816

Established:Mar 01, 1932
Time Meridian:0° E
Present Installation:Aug 12, 2002
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.50 ft. Aug 30, 2017
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.93 ft. Jan 02, 2008
Mean Range:1.05 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.41 ft.
Latitude30° 13.4' N
Longitude93° 13.3' W
NOAA Chart#:11347
Met Site Elevation:11.6 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:58 PM
4:40 AMlow 0.5 ft.
11:19 AMhigh 1.3 ft.
5:58 PMlow 0.8 ft.
11:02 PMhigh 1.1 ft.

Sensor Information

SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Backup WLB12N/A Enabled
Air TemperatureD1116.2 ft. above site Elevation Disabled - Aug 8 2019 10:09AM, STOP
Water TemperatureE113.8 ft. below MLLW Disabled - Aug 8 2019 10:09AM, STOP
Barometric PressureF1126.8 ft. above MSL Disabled - Aug 8 2019 10:09AM, STOP
Tsunami WLU11N/A Disabled - Aug 8 2019 10:09AM, STOP
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.


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How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from I-10 heading east, take exit 29, Lakeshore Drive/Downtown, follow Lakeshore Drive which leads directly to the Civic Center, then turn west on Bord du Lac Drive and follow it around to the SE area of the Civic Center property. The bench marks are in the vicinity of the waterfront, Bord du Lac Drive, and North Lakeshore Drive. The tide gauge was located on a small dock near the SE corner of Lake Charles.

Products available at 8767816 Lake Charles, LA

Revised: 08/08/2018
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Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services