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FORT MATANZAS, FL - Station ID: 8720686

Established:Dec 01, 1973
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jan 02, 1974
Date Removed:1979-03-22
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):2.30 ft. Oct 06, 1974
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-1.74 ft. Feb 26, 1975
Mean Range:3.86 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.35 ft.
Latitude29° 42.9' N
Longitude81° 14.3' W
NOAA Chart#:11486
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
6:27 AM
low
6:27 AMlow -0.4 ft.
12:00 PMhigh 4.0 ft.
6:29 PMlow -0.2 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Marineland, proceed 5.6 km (3.5 mi) NNW on State Highway A1A to the Fort Matanzas National Monument entrance at 8635 A1A S, then west to Fort Matanzas Visitors Center. The bench marks are located within the park. The tide gauge and staff are located on the Fort Matanzas National Monument dock.

Products available at 8720686 FORT MATANZAS, FL

Revised: 08/08/2018
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