Dry Pass, EL Capitan Passage, AK - Station ID: 9450998

Established:Apr 15, 1957
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Jun 07, 2012
Date Removed:2012-08-01
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:9.53 ft.
Diurnal Range:11.74 ft.
Latitude56° 9.8' N
Longitude133° 24.8' W
NOAA Chart#:17387
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
7:45 AM
1:36 AMlow 2.6 ft.
7:45 AMhigh 7.3 ft.
1:12 PMlow 4.2 ft.
7:44 PMhigh 9.6 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks by boat from Wrangell, AK head W 85 km (53 mi) to Point Baker, turn left and proceed S through Sumner Strait for 19 km (12 mi) to the Shakan Bay, proceed SE 9 km (6 mi) to Shakan Strait, continue through Shakan Strait for 9 km (6 mi) to the W entrance to Dry Pass, and proceed E through Dry Pass for 4 km (2 mi) to Day Marker Green 7. The benchmarks are located along the shoreline S and W of the day marker. The tide gauges were bolted to rock at the point 200 m (656 ft) WSW of the day marker.

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