Established:Dec 02, 1977
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Dec 02, 1977
Date Removed:1978-06-01
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:2.5 ft.
Diurnal Range:3.23 ft.
Latitude25° 55.9' N
Longitude81° 35.8' W
NOAA Chart#:11429
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Tide predictions are not available for this station.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Goodland, proceed south by boat for about 4.0 km (2.5 statute mi) to the southern tip of Tripod Key, then continue NE for about 6 km (4 statute mi) to the entrance of Blackwater River. The bench marks are located on the east shore of the river, about 0.5 km (0.3 mi) north of the entrance. The tide gage and staff were located in the river west of bench mark 4975 A 1978, on a free standing structure about 5 m (15 ft) offshore.

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