YAKUTAT

Station Information

Station ID: 445
Latitude: 59.548333
Longitude: -139.733333
Coastline code: 821
Station code: 26
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1940 – 2017
Completeness (%): 96
Date of last update: 14 Feb 2018

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR 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: yaku2, yaku
Fast Delivery Data from UHSLC station 570: hourly and daily
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 570: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-Jun-1991
Yakutat 821/026 RLR(1963) is 14.1m below BM1
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 02-Apr-1992
SOUTH ALASKAN COASTLINE EARTHQUAKE PRONE - E.G. MAGNITUDE 9.2 EARTHQUAKE OF 28 MARCH 1964 - SEE SAVAGE AND PLAFKER, JGR,96(B3), 4325-4335, 1991
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 23-Nov-2011
Using data from the NOAA website the RLR diagram has been revised. Previous Primary benchmark BM 1 does not appear in the NOAA reports. Current Primary benchmark is 3220 Z 1986 8.745m above gauge datum
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 08-Mar-2016
The sea level at Yakutat appears to have an accelerating downward trend. Particularly when buddy checked with both Ketchikan and Sitka.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910
UNITED STATES