Barrow Offshore, AK - Station ID: 9494935

Established:Aug 13, 2008
Time Meridian:135° W
Present Installation:Jul 28, 2008
Date Removed:2010-08-20
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):2.26 ft. Dec 14, 2008
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.57 ft. Jan 29, 2010
Mean Range:0.49 ft.
Diurnal Range:0.66 ft.
Latitude71° 21.6' N
Longitude156° 43.8' W
NOAA Chart#:16082
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
11:31 PM
low
5:48 AMhigh 0.8 ft.
12:20 PMlow 0.5 ft.
5:15 PMhigh 0.6 ft.
11:31 PMlow 0.4 ft.

How to reach: To reach the bench marks from the Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial Airport in Barrow, proceed 0.3 km (0.2 mi) west on Ahkovak Street in front of the airport, turn right on Kiogak Street and proceed 0.5 km (0.3 mi) north to the intersection with Eben Hopson Street, turn slightly right and proceed 0.6 km (0.4 mi) NE on Eben Hopson Street around the NW side of a lagoon, turn left on Brower Street and proceed north 0.3 km (0.2 mi) to the intersection with Stevenson Street, turn right and follow Stevenson Street 4.5 km (2.8 mi) NE along the beach to the Naval Arctic Research Lab (NARL) complex, turn right at a large sign for Ilisagvik College and meander east 0.3 km (0.2 mi) through the many old NARL buildings keeping the blue Ilisagvik College building on the right, continue under the utilidor on the NE side of the Ilisagvik College building and continue east 0.4 km (0.2 mi) on the gravel access road to the Barrow Global Climate Change Research Facility (BGCCRF). The bench marks are chisel marks on the building pilings of the BGCCRF and one bench mark SE of the facility in the tundra. The tide gauges are underwater pressure sensors located on anchors 3.5 km (2.2 mi) NW offshore from this facility.

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