Storm surge climatology: Channel Islands

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The only tide gauge in the Channel Islands is at St. Helier on the island of Jersey. The gauge is exposed to the forcings of tides in the English Channel.

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St. Helier (Jersey)

Data from 1992–2012 [data 97% complete]

Top 10 skew surges

Date
Surge (m)
2002/11/14 02:00
1.009
2000/10/30 07:45
0.807
2000/12/08 03:15
0.777
2008/03/10 08:15
0.748
1998/01/05 11:15
0.735
1998/01/04 10:00
0.734
2009/01/23 04:15
0.733
1998/01/18 09:45
0.728
1998/01/02 08:45
0.716
2003/01/02 05:45
0.692