NOAA Web Site Link Tides and Currents Home Page Transparent placeholder image

SNIPE POINT, SNIPE KEYS, FL - Station ID: 8724463

Established:Dec 03, 1973
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Dec 03, 1973
Date Removed:1974-03-13
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:2.26 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.84 ft.
Latitude24° 41.5' N
Longitude81° 40.4' W
NOAA Chart#:11445
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
10:23 AM
low
3:59 AMhigh 2.1 ft.
10:23 AMlow 0.6 ft.
3:29 PMhigh 2.8 ft.
11:25 PMlow 0.2 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the bridge between Big Coppitt Key and Saddlebunch Keys, proceed north by boat for approximately 10.9 km (6.8 statute mi) to Snipe Point, at the NW extremity of the Snipe Keys group. The bench marks are located SE of the NW end of the Key. The tide gage and staff were located SW of the bench marks and offshore of a sand bar.

Products available at 8724463 SNIPE POINT, SNIPE KEYS, FL

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