MACKAY RIVER, ICWW, BUTTERMILK SOUND, GA - Station ID: 8676329

Established:Apr 24, 1980
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Apr 24, 1980
Date Removed:1980-06-06
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:6.87 ft.
Diurnal Range:7.43 ft.
Latitude31° 17.1' N
Longitude81° 23.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11508
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST)
graphical depiction of low tide
3:34 AM
low
3:34 AMlow 0.2 ft.
9:07 AMhigh 8.1 ft.
4:06 PMlow 0.5 ft.
9:30 PMhigh 6.9 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks, proceed by boat to the marshy area on the east shore of Mackay River on Little St. Simons Island, 1.6 km (1.0 mi) north of the intersection with Hampton River and Wilson Creek. The bench marks are situated between two small hammocks immediately adjacent to Day Mark 221, 32 m (105 ft) south of northern hammock and 15.24 m (50.0 ft) north of southern hammock. The tide gage and staff were located on Day Mark 221 on the Intracoastal Waterway.

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