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Lat 39°21'13", long 74°27'25"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Atlantic City, Atlantic
County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02040302, on southern side of bridge
on US Routes 40 and 322 (Albany Street) in Chelsea Heights section of
Atlantic City, 0.5 mi southwest of northern confluence with Beach
Thorofare, 0.9 mi southwest of AMTRAK railroad bridge over Beach
Thorofare, and 1.7 mi northeast of Ventnor post office.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Unpublished fragmentary gage-height record,
Jul 11, 1997 to Jun 2, 2000. Continuous-record tide gage, Jun 3, 2000
to current year.
Tide elevation with telemetry and tidal crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is at 0.00 ft NAVD of 1988. To determine approximate
elevations to NGVD of 1929, add 1.31 ft.
Periods of missing data are noted by dashed (---)
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum elevation, 7.6 ft from
high water marks, Oct 29, 2012; minimum elevation, -5.43 ft, Mar 9,
2005, although a lower tide may have occurred during period of
partially missing record on Feb 17, 2007.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Peak on Mar 6 or 7, 1962
reached an elevation of 6.5 ft, adjusted to present datum, from
high-water mark near Raleigh Avenue about 0.4 mi southwest of
Weather station data are available from this location at this
The water temperature data for this station
are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Although the
instrumentation is calibrated at least once/year, the temporary
classification means that documented routine inspections and other
quality assurance measures are not performed that would make the data
acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific
or interpretive studies.