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Bird Island, Shumagin Bank, AK - Station ID: 9459251

Established:Jul 10, 2013
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Jul 10, 2013
Date Removed:2013-09-11
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:4.96 ft.
Diurnal Range:7.05 ft.
Latitude54° 50.1' N
Longitude159° 45.6' W
NOAA Chart#:16540
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
11:05 PM
low
4:24 AMhigh 7.5 ft.
11:20 AMlow -1.0 ft.
5:57 PMhigh 5.8 ft.
11:05 PMlow 2.6 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Sand Point, AK by boat, start at the entrance to the boat harbor and proceed for 0.30 nm (0.6 km), then proceed for 1.70 nm ( 3.1 km) heading toward Unga Island, then proceed for 13.00 nm (24.1 km) and continue past Unga Island, then proceed for 18.00 nm (33.3 km) on a course of 180T to 545003.24 N, 1602026.58, continuing past the SW point of Nagai Island, then proceed for 20.00 nm (37.0 km) to the north eastern prominent seaward point of Bird Island. The bench marks are located on the outcroppings by the Northeast side of the main beach on the Northern side of Bird Island, and on the beach itself.

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Revised: 08/08/2018
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