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OAKS CREEK, UPPER END, MURRELLS INLET, SC - Station ID: 8661684

Established:Sep 20, 1974
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Sep 20, 1974
Date Removed:1976-02-19
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:4.35 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.95 ft.
Latitude33° 30.7' N
Longitude79° 4.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11535
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
5:43 PM
low
5:39 AMlow 0.7 ft.
10:59 AMhigh 3.9 ft.
5:43 PMlow 0.5 ft.
11:28 PMhigh 4.7 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of State Highway 707 and U.S. Highway 17 in Murrells Inlet, proceed SW on Highway 17 for 7.6 km (4.7 mi) to the entrances to Huntington State Park and Brookgreen Gardens, then turn and proceed SE along the park entrance road for 0.24 km (0.15 mi) to an intersection and a small guard house. The bench marks are along the park road. The tide gage and staff were on a small offshore platform at the head of the creek, 1.1 km (0.7 mi) SE of the guard house, and 0.2 km (0.1 mi) NE of the park road.

Products available at 8661684 OAKS CREEK, UPPER END, MURRELLS INLET, SC

Revised: 08/08/2018
NOAA / National Ocean Service
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