YAP B

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WARNING: METRIC STATION
THIS IS NOT RESEARCH QUALITY DATA.
USE WITH EXTREME CAUTION.

Station Information

Station ID: 1251
Latitude: 9.516667
Longitude: 138.133333
GLOSS ID: 119
Coastline code: 710
Station code: 11
Country: MICRONESIA, FEDERATED STATES OF
Time span of data: 1969 – 2014
Completeness (%): 90
Frequency Code: C
Date of last update: 22 Oct 2015

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station
Red Marker:Neighbouring Metric Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: yapi
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 8: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 8: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Yap 710/011 RLR(1983) is 19.1m below BM#5
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 27-OCT-92 :
Caution: The tide structure has a history of sinking. THhe tide staff bolted to the tide house has sunk about 3" between 1969-1973 and another 3" between 1973-1984.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 07-OCT-96 :
Renamed YAP B on receipt of data "YAP A" instrument type: unconfirmed (1969-70); Bristol bubbler (1973-8/1974);Fischer and Porter Analog-to-Digital Recorder (ADR), (9/1974-);Handar Encoder (ENC), (5/1991-)Primary gauge: ADR:1974-4/91, ENC 5/91-
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 12-NOV-96 :
data 1969-70, 1973-94 and BM information revised in 1996 update from UHSLC. Consequently RLR redefined as RLR(1993): 10.0m below BM 7, 1990
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 13-NOV-97 :
1969-70 data contributed by Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 1998Dec31 :
Data for 1994 revised in December 1998
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 1999Nov15 :
Data for 1997 revised in December 1999
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 18-Nov-2010 :
Data for 2005 has been received from UHSLC. These have now been entered into the database.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 14-Oct-2013 :
Complete dataset May 1969 to April 2012 was loaded onto the database from UHSLC
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 28-Oct-2015 :
Using the recently supplied JASL data up to the end of 2014 has been added to the database.

Data Authority

University of Hawaii
Department of Oceanography Division of Natural Sciences
1000 Pope Road
Honolulu
Hawaii 96822
UNITED STATES