Bear Cove, Kachemak Bay, AK - Station ID: 9455595

Established:May 05, 1980
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Aug 11, 2009
Date Removed:2009-09-18
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:16.17 ft.
Diurnal Range:18.65 ft.
Latitude59° 43.5' N
Longitude151° 1.4' W
NOAA Chart#:16647
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:13 AM
high
6:13 AMhigh 16.0 ft.
12:04 PMlow 6.2 ft.
5:54 PMhigh 16.5 ft.

How to reach: To reach the bench marks from Homer, AK via boat, proceed NE for approximately 24.64 km (13.31 nm) through Kachemak Bay, turn SE at Bear Island and proceed 2.87 km (1.55 nm) through Bear Cove, turn NE after charted rock in the center of Bear Cove and proceed 0.47 km (0.25 nm) to the tide gauge site. The tidal benchmarks and tide staff are located along the northern shore of the end of the cove surrounding the red boat house. The tide gauge site is located SE of the tidal benchmarks up a hill.

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