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Established:Apr 17, 1974
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Apr 17, 1974
Date Removed:1975-10-31
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):1.54 ft. Jul 21, 1974
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-2.02 ft. Feb 26, 1795
Mean Range:5.14 ft.
Diurnal Range:5.69 ft.
Latitude32° 45.8' N
Longitude80° 0.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11524
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:33 PM
12:13 AMhigh 5.3 ft.
6:34 AMlow 0.5 ft.
12:28 PMhigh 4.7 ft.
6:33 PMlow 1.0 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of State Highways 700 (Maybank Highway) and 171 (Folly Road) on James Island, proceed west on State Highway 700 for 2.4 km (1.5 mi) to Riverland Drive, then turn right and proceed north on Riverland Drive for 0.8 km (0.5 mi) to Stono Drive, then turn left and proceed west on Stono Drive for 0.2 km (0.1 mi) to the Welchs property at 151 Stono Drive. The bench marks are near the riverbank behind two homes along Stono Drive. The tide gage and staff were located on the dock behind the Welchs residence.

Products available at 8665641 ELLIOTT CUT ENTRANCE, STONO RIVER, SC

Revised: 08/08/2018
NOAA / National Ocean Service
Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services