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014: Bob Hall Pier
Gulf of Mexico, Texas
27° 34' 51" N   97° 12' 59" W
BOBHAL
87758701
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
National Water Level Observation Network (NWLON)
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Tidal Datums - NOAA updated 2013148+1530 by jrizzo
Annual Summary - Monthly Mean Summary

Station Information

Location: Gulf of Mexico, Texas
 
CBI 014
Latitude: 27.5810200
Longitude: -97.2164600
NOAA 8775870
NOAA Chart: 11307
USGS Quad: Crane Islands SW

TBM Aquatrak leveling point (old) To reach tide station from Hwy 358 in Corpus Christi, TX, follow 358 east to its end, where it becomes Park Road 22. Follow Park Road 22 over the JFK Causeway and turn east at the main entrance to Padre Balli Park. The tide station is located on the offshore end of Bob Hall Pier, on an elevated platform separated from the public area of the pier by a locked gate. The mark is the existing or old aquatrak leveling point. The stilling well is located approximately 1m (3.3ft) north of the gauge enclosure on the north face of an elevated concrete platform in the NW inside corner formed by the main pier and the short north/south section at the offshore end of the pier.

Notes

This is a NOAA NOS station.

Elevations

The datums for this station are maintained by the National Ocean Service as part of the National Water Level Observation Network (NWLON) project. Official values for this station should be retrieved from NOS directly. (available here)

Bench Mark Descriptions

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 H 1985
MONUMENTATION: Stainless Steel Rod
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET FLUSH WITH THE GROUND, CRIMPED TO A GALVANIZED STEEL ROD DRIVEN 14.0M (46 FT), AND ENCASED IN A 4-INCH PVC PIPE AND CONCRETE KICKBLOCK. THE BENCH MARK IS LOCATED NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF PARK ROAD 22 AND THE EXIT ROAD FROM PADRE BALLI PARK, 26M (85 FT) SOUTH OF UTILITY POLE 185, 14.60M (47.9 FT) NNE OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE EXIT ROAD, AND 0.61M (2.0 FT) SSE OF THE NE CORNER OF A CONCRETE BLOCK WALL. NOTE: ROD MAY NOT FIT INSIDE THE PVC PIPE.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 G 1985
MONUMENTATION: Concrete Pier Pile Cap
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET FLUSH IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE PIER PILE CAP AT THE INSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER, 6.90M (22.6 FT) ESE OF A CHAIN LINK FENCE GATE, 5.91M (19.4 FT) SE OF THE SE CORNER OF THE RESTROOMS ON THE PIER, 4.60M (15.1 FT) SOUTH OF THE NORTH FACE OF THE PIER, AND LEVEL WITH THE SURFACE OF THE PIER.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 D 1983
MONUMENTATION:
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET ATOP A GALVANIZED STEEL ROD DRIVEN 5.80M (19 FT), AND ENCASED IN A 4-INCH PVC PIPE AND CONCRETE KICKBLOCK. THE BENCH MARK IS LOCATED IN THE MEDIAN BETWEEN THE PARK ENTRANCE AND EXIT ROADS, 47.49M (155.8 FT) SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE EXIT ROAD, 16.00M (52.5 FT) NNE OF UTILITY POLE 4, AND 5.61M (18.4 FT) NORTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD. NOTE: ROD MAY NOT FIT INSIDE THE PVC PIPE.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: Holiday 1980
MONUMENTATION: Concrete Monument
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET FLUSH IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE MONUMENT, LOCATED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD TO PADRE BALLI PARK, 30.91M (101.4 FT) WNW OF THE CENTERLINE OF ELLIFF ROAD, 11.31M (37.1 FT) NE OF UTILITY POLE 5, 4.91M (16.1 FT) SSW OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, 3.51M (11.5 FT) NORTH OF A WOODEN POLE WITH A METAL PIPE AND SHIELD MARKING THE UNDERGROUND CABLE ROUTE, AND IS IN LINE WITH WOODEN POSTS AND LEVEL WITH THE SURFACE OF THE GROUND.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: Electrical Tape Gauge
MONUMENTATION:
AGENCY:

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 J 1985
MONUMENTATION: Bench Mark disk
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET FLUSH IN THE CONCRETE FOUNDATION FOR THE WASTE DISPOSAL STATION IN THE PADRE BALLI PARK CAMPGROUND, 19.51M (64.0 FT) SSW OF THE END OF THE PAVEMENT AT THE NORTH END OF THE CAMPGROUND, 14.00M (45.9 FT) SSE OF POWER POLE 202, 8.20M (26.9 FT) WNW OF THE EDGE OF THE PAVEMENT AT THE EAST END OF THE CAMPGROUND, AND 0.21 M (0.7 FT) ABOVE GROUND LEVEL.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 C 1983
MONUMENTATION:
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK CRIMPED TO A GALVANIZED STEEL ROD DRIVEN 6.10M (20.0 FT), AND ENCASED IN A 4-INCH PVC PIPE AND CONCRETE KICKBLOCK. THE MARK IS LOCATED ON THE PADRE BALLI PARK COMPOUND AT THE END OF THE PARK ENTRANCE ROAD, 16.10M (52.8 FT) NORTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ROAD LEADING TO THE BEACH, 14.30M (46.9 FT) EAST OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE DIVIDER STREET BETWEEN THE PARK ENTRANCE AND EXIT ROADS, AND 3.00M (9.8 FEET) EAST OF LIGHT POLE 440. NOTE: ROD MAY NOT FIT INSIDE THE PVC PIPE.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 A 1983
MONUMENTATION: Galvanized Steel Rod
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE PRIMARY BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK CRIMPED TO A GALVANIZED STEEL ROD DRIVEN 6.0M (20FT), AND ENCASED IN A 4-INCH PVC PIPE AND CONCRETE KICKBLOCK. THE MARK IS LOCATED NW OF BOB HALL PIER, 7M (23 FT) NORTH OF A POWER POLE WITH A LIGHT, 6.40M (21.0 FT) SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE PARK ACCESS ROAD LEADING TO BOB HALL PIER, 6.00M (19.7 FT) SE OF THE NE CORNER OF THE PAVEMENT OF THE PARKING LOT FOR CAMPING AREA 1, AND 3.00M (9.8 FT) EAST OF THE NORTH POST OF THE ENTRANCE SIGN FOR CAMPSITE 1.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 K 1985
MONUMENTATION:
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK SET FLUSH IN THE TOP OF A CONCRETE PIER PILE CAP AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER, 5.50M (18.0 FT) WSW OF THE OFFSHORE END OF THE PIER, 3.81M (12.5 FT) SSE OF THE NORTH FACE OF THE PIER, 1.31M (4.3 FT) NNE OF THE SOUTH FACE OF THE PIER, AND LEVEL WITH THE SURFACE OF THE PIER.

BENCH MARK STAMPING: 5870 E 1983
MONUMENTATION:
AGENCY:
TO REACH THE BENCH MARK FROM HWY 358 IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, FOLLOW 358 EAST TO ITS END, WHERE IT BECOMES PARK ROAD 22. FOLLOW PARK ROAD 22 OVER THE JFK CAUSEWAY AND TURN EAST AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO PADRE BALLI PARK. THE BENCHMARKS ARE LOCATED ALONG THE ROUTE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, TURNING SOUTH AT THE SECOND ROAD TO THE RIGHT (LEADING TO THE CAMPING AREA), THEN TURNING EAST AT THE END OF THE ROAD. THE PATH OF THE BENCHMARKS ENDS AT THE OFFSHORE END OF BOB HALL PIER. THE BENCH MARK IS A BRASS DISK CRIMPED TO A GALVANIZED STEEL ROD DRIVEN 6.10M (20.0 FT), AND ENCASED IN A 4-INCH PVC PIPE AND CONCRETE KICKBLOCK. THE BENCH MARK IS LOCATED NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF PARK ROAD 22 AND THE ENTRANCE ROAD TO PADRE BALLI PARK, 14.30M (46.9 FT) SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE ENTRANCE ROAD, 10.00M (32.8 FT) WEST OF UTILITY POLE 38-1, AND 1.31M (4.3 FT) EAST OF THE SOUTH CORNER OF A BRICK WALL SURROUNDING A FLOWER BED. NOTE: ROD MAY NOT FIT INSIDE THE PVC PIPE.