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Port Aransas, TX - Station ID: 8775237

Established:May 25, 1990
Time Meridian:0° E
Present Installation:Jun 26, 2002
Date Removed:N/A
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):5.21 ft. Aug 26, 2017
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-1.33 ft. Jan 01, 2003
Mean Range:0.86 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.02 ft.
Latitude27° 50.4' N
Longitude97° 4.3' W
NOAA Chart#:11309
Met Site Elevation:3.8 ft. above MSL
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
9:42 PM
high
11:43 AMlow 0.0 ft.
9:42 PMhigh 1.0 ft.

Sensor Information


SensorSensor IDDCP#Sensor HeightStatus
Acoustic WLA11N/A Enabled
WindC1126.7 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Air TemperatureD1117.6 ft. above site Elevation Enabled
Water TemperatureE114.3 ft. below MLLW Enabled
Barometric PressureF1118.9 ft. above MSL Enabled
For questions about disabled sensors, please contact CO-OPS User Services.

Observations


NOTICE: These raw data are derived from the Texas Coastal Ocean Observation Network (TCOON), a state-wide coastal observing system.
How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks, from the U.S Post office in Port Aransas go southwest on Allister Street for 1.6 km (0.1 mi) to the junction of FM 361, turn right onto FM 361 and go 1.6 km (1mi) to junction with Port Street on the left, near the intersection of FM 361 and Cotter Avenue, turn onto Prot Street and go 0.5 km (0.3 mi) to entrance gate of the "Marine Science Institute-Fisheries and Mariculture Laboratory" operated by the University of Texas in cooperation with Texas A&M University, after entering the gate, make an immediate left turn in front of the main Administration Building and then make a right turn and follow the street along the west side of the Administration Building for 0.2 km (0.1 mi) to the concrete bulkhead and pier. The tide staff is 31 m (101 ft) seaward from the bulk head.

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Revised: 10/15/2013
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