Thread: Low Tide
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Old 05-19-2022, 10:34 AM   #13
sjisailor
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Aqua Map has the Corps of Engineers (ACE) survey data available as a chart overlay, and it is very interesting -- not only for the narrow channel at South end but also a couple of substantial bars into the middle of the channel farther north. My takeaway is to look for tide that is at least (your draft) - 2.5 feet, and watch sonar (of course).

BTW the last time I went by there, we saw a beautiful 60 foot sailboat approaching the south entrance. The admiral commented on how they might have gone all over the world. I said I thought they were cutting the corner between the first 2 green buoys.

30 minutes later we heard a call on channel 16 that they were grounded. (And 2 hours later a call that they were underway again.)
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