Nelson Island, Tooksook Bay, AK - Station ID: 9466298

Established:Jul 01, 1951
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Jun 15, 2016
Date Removed:2016-09-09
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:8.18 ft.
Diurnal Range:9.71 ft.
Latitude60° 31' N
Longitude165° 8' W
NOAA Chart#:16006
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:09 PM
4:26 AMlow 1.5 ft.
10:47 AMhigh 9.0 ft.
5:09 PMlow 1.8 ft.
11:11 PMhigh 8.1 ft.

How to reach: To reach the bench marks from the Toksook Bay runway, proceed 0.6 km (0.4 mi) NW on Airport Road to where the road curves to the left, continue 1.1 km (0.7 mi) WSW on Airport Road to where the road turns left, continue 1.3 km (0.8 mi) SSE on Airport Road along the west side of the fuel tank farm to the beach in front of the village of Toksook Bay. Continue by skiff 2.4 km (1.5 mi) WSW following the shoreline to the second prominent rock point, with 12 m (40 ft) high overhanging cliffs. The bench marks are on top of the bluff, between the seaward point and the first small stream 0.2 km (0.1 mi) to the east. One tide gauge was located on top of the point and two were deployed offshore 2.3 km (1.4 mi) offshore.

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