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Established:Aug 06, 1976
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jun 11, 1982
Date Removed:1982-12-07
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):1.89 ft. Oct 14, 1977
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.30 ft. Jan 11, 1978
Mean Range:1.59 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.84 ft.
Latitude37° 55.9' N
Longitude75° 23' W
NOAA Chart#:12211
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
11:29 AM
5:34 AMlow 0.3 ft.
11:29 AMhigh 1.7 ft.
5:56 PMlow 0.3 ft.
11:49 PMhigh 1.7 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the junction of State Highway 175 and Main Street in Chincoteague, proceed 0.45 km (0.3 mi) SW along Main Street, to the U.S. Coast Guard Base. The tide station was located at the northern edge of the U.S. Coast Guard south wharf at Chincoteague.

Products available at 8630249 CHINCOTEAGUE, USCG STATION, VA

Revised: 08/08/2018
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