Launching Ramps

SUMMER 2013 : Twanoh, Union and Potlatch Ramps.  The boat launch ramps along Hood Canal are affected by the tide.    The avoid time frame is a prediction of not enough water at the ramp to launch a boat safely.  These times are approximate and to be used as a guideline.

Launching Times To Avoid

 

Summer 2013

Twanoh, Union and Potlatch Ramps

May 2013/ Avoid              Actual time/tide

23           9am-1pm            (1011am -1.6)

24           9am-30pm          (1053am -2.6)

 25          8am-3pm            (1137am  -3.3)

 26          930am-330pm   (1223pm -3.6)

 27          10am-4pm          (111pm -3.4)

 28          11am-4pm         (201pm -2.7)

 29          1pm-430pm        (252pm -1.7)

 30          3pm-5pm            (346pm -0.3)

 31          4pm-6pm            (443pm1.2)

 

 June 2013/Avoid              Actual time/tide

 1              530-630pm         (547pm 2.8)

 2              7-8am             (739am 2.1)

 3              730-10am           (830am 1.1)

 4              8am-11am           (913am 0.2)

 5              8am-11am           (951am -0.5)

 6              9am-noon           (1025am -1.0)

 7              9am-noon           (1057am -1.3)

 8              9am-3pm            (1129am -1.5)

 9              9am-3pm            (1203pm -1.5)

 10           9am-3pm             (1238pm -1.4)

 11           10am-330pm      (114pm -1.2)

 12           noon-4pm           (152pm -0.7)

 13           noon-4pm           (231pm -0.1)

 14           2-430pm              (312pm 0.8)

 15           3-5pm                 (356pm 1.9)

 16           ok to launch all day

 17           ok to launch all day

 18           ok to launch after 8am

 19           7am-930am        (812am 0.1)

 20           7am-11am           (859am -1.2)

 21           730am-noon      (946am -2.4)

 22           730am-130pm   (1032am -3.2)

 23           8am-2pm             (1119am -3.7)

 24           9am-3pm             (1207pm -3.7)   

 25           10am-4pm          (1254m -3.2)

 26           1130am-4pm      (142pm -2.3)

 27           1pm-4pm            (231pm -1.0)

 28           230-4pm             (321pm 0.6)

 29           330-5pm             (414pm 2.3)

 30           ok to launch all day

July 2013/Avoid                                Actual time/tide

1              ok to launch anytime after 8am
2              630am-9am        (751am 0.8)
3              7am-10am           (839am 0.1)
4              730am-1130am (921am -0.4)
5              8am-noon           (959am -0.8)
6              8am-12:30pm    (1034am -1.0)
7              9am-1pm            (1108am -1.2)
8              9am-130pm        (1142am -1.2)
9              10am-2pm          (1216pm -1.1)   
10           11am-3pm          (1251pm -0.9)
11           11am-3pm          (127pm -0.4)
12           1230-330pm       (205pm 0.4)
13           2pm-4pm            (243pm 1.4)
14           3-4pm                (324pm 2.6)
15           ok to launch all day
16           ok to launch all day
17           6am-8am             (641am 0.6)
18           6am-9am             (737am -0.4)
19           7am-1030am      (833am -1.5)
20           7am-1230pm      (925am -2.3)
21           7am-1230pm      (1015am -2.9)
22           8am-2pm             (1104am -3.1)
23           9am-3pm             (1151am -2.8)
24           10am-230pm      (1237pm -2.1)
25           11am-330pm      (123pm -1.1)
26           1230-330pm       (209pm 0.3)
27           130-4pm             (256pm 1.9)
28           ok to launch all day
29           ok to launch anytime after 7am
30           ok to launch anytime after 7am
31           6am-9am             (701am 1.0)
 

August  2013/Avoid         Actual time/tide

1              630-930am          (757am 0.6)
2              730-10am            (847am 0.3)
3              730-11am            (931am 0.0)
4              8am-noon           (1010am -0.3)
5              830am-1pm        (1045am -0.4)
6              930am-130pm   (1120am -0.4)
7              10am-2pm          (1154am -0.3)
8              11am-2pm          (1228pm 0.1)
9              1130am-230pm (104pm 0.7)
10           1230-230pm       (141pm 1.5)
11           2-3pm                 (220pm 2.6)
12           ok to launch all day
13           ok to launch all day                         
14           ok to launch all day         
15           ok to launch anytime after 7:30am
16           530-830am          (707am -0.5)
17           6am-1030am      (810am -1.0)
18           630-1130am        (907am -1.5)
19           8am-1230            (959am -1.7)
20           830am-130p       (1048am -1.6)
21           9am-2pm             (1134am -1.1)
22           1030am-130pm (1219pm -0.3)
23           1130am-230pm (103pm 0.8)
24           1-230pm             (148pm 2.1)
25           ok to launch all day
26           ok to launch all day
27           ok to launch all day
28           ok to launch anytime after 630am
29           ok to launch anytime after 730am
30           ok to launch anytime after 830am
31           7-9am                (805am 1.2)

 

Sep 2013/Avoid                                Actual time/tide

1              730-1030am        (856am  0.9)
2              8-11am             (940am 0.8)
3              830am-noon      (1018am 0.8)
4              930am-1230        (1054am 0.8)
5              10am-1pm          (1129am 1.1)
6              1030am-130pm (1204pm 1.6)
7              noon-1pm           (1241pm 2.3)
8              ok to launch all day
9              ok to launch all day