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DUNN SOUND, NORTH, LITTLE RIVER, SC - Station ID: 8660147

Established:Sep 25, 1974
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Sep 25, 1974
Date Removed:1976-02-11
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):1.72 ft. Nov 12, 1974
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-1.58 ft. Jan 01, 1976
Mean Range:4.67 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.22 ft.
Latitude33° 51.6' N
Longitude78° 34.8' W
NOAA Chart#:11535
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
2:57 PM
low
2:59 AMlow -0.2 ft.
8:33 AMhigh 4.4 ft.
2:57 PMlow -0.1 ft.
9:02 PMhigh 5.7 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the overpass of State Road 90 over U.S. Highway 17 at Little River, proceed west on State Road 90 for 0.2 km (0.1 mi), turn left onto a paved road following the signs for Cherry Grove for 0.2 km (0.1 mi), turn left onto State Road S-26-20 for about 183 m (600 ft) to the first intersection, turn left onto Little River Neck Road (State Road S-26-236) and go 6.3 km (3.9 mi) to the entrance gate of Tilghman Point. Check with caretaker at the first house on the left for permission to enter. The bench marks are about 2.01 km (1.25 mi) NE of the entrance gate on the south side of a dirt road leading to Little River. The tide gage and staff were on Dunn Sound about 2.1 km (1.3 mi) NE of the entrance gate, and SE of bench mark LRN NO 1 1975.

Products available at 8660147 DUNN SOUND, NORTH, LITTLE RIVER, SC

Revised: 08/08/2018
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