Tides & Weather

sandpiper on beach

The tide station at Old Tower on Sapelo Island (8675622) is located near the mouth of Doboy Sound, just offshore of the Sapelo lighthouse.  The Old Tower tide station is no longer monitored. Tidal predictions for this station are referenced to Station 8670870 at Fort Pulaski, GA.  The offsets at Old Tower from Fort Pulaski are 15 minutes for high tide and 14 minutes for low.  Height offsets in feet are 0.99 for high tide and 0.95 for low.

Tide Predictions for Old Tower on Sapelo Island:

UGAMI Weather Cam

UGAMI Weather Cam

UGAMI now has a webcam installed on the seawater pump dock located on Southend Creek, behind the Marine Institute.  An image is uploaded to the web every 10 minutes as part of the Weather Underground webcam network.  The images for a day are then put together to create a time lapse video that is also available for viewing.  Click to open UGAMI’s camera.

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