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:

Weather Forecast
Chance of Rain
Tuesday 02/19 40%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High 56F. Winds NE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/20 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 66F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 02/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 73F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 02/22 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 72F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 02/23 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. Slight chance of a rain shower. High around 70F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.