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PANTHER KEY, FL - Station ID: 8724951

Established:Nov 29, 1977
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Nov 29, 1977
Date Removed:1978-06-01
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):N/A
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):N/A
Mean Range:3.31 ft.
Diurnal Range:4.22 ft.
Latitude25° 51.5' N
Longitude81° 32.3' W
NOAA Chart#:11429
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Tide predictions are not available for this station.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from Royal Palm Hammock, proceed east on U.S. Highway 41 for 10 km (6 mi) to the Remuda Ranch Marina, then proceed by boat south on Fakha Union Canal to Fakha Union River, then follow privately-maintained navigational aids to the vicinity of Daybeacon #8, then proceed south to the SE end of a large key located directly NE of Panther Key, (total distance by boat is about 10.5 km (7.5 nm) ). The bench marks are located near the southern tip of the key, separated from Panther Key by a narrow creek. The tide gage and staff were located 30 m (100 ft) offshore and south of bench mark 4951 A 1978.

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Revised: 08/08/2018
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