Composite Island, Glacier Bay, AK - Station ID: 9452682

Established:Jul 27, 1959
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Sep 27, 2009
Date Removed:2009-11-06
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:N/A
Diurnal Range:N/A
Latitude58° 53.3' N
Longitude136° 34.4' W
NOAA Chart#:17318
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:50 AM
high
5:50 AMhigh 15.2 ft.
11:24 AMlow 4.3 ft.
5:21 PMhigh 18.1 ft.

How to reach: To reach Composite Islands tidal benchmarks by boat from Juneau, AK, proceed SE through Gastineau Channel into Stephens Passage, then proceed west for 37.0 km (23.0 mi) through the Glacier Bay National Park waters, then head NW past Drake Island for 33.0 km (21.0 mi), on the east shore of the Glacier Bay main channel, composed of a distinct white quartz and black granite marbled rock shore. The staff was located on the west side of the island on the north side of a small gully.

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