Maxwelton, WA

Island County






Bluff Overview

Bluff height: 70-80'

Bluff sediment type/geology:

  • Mud
  • Sand
  • Gravels

Bluff vegetation:

  • Grasses
  • Shrubs
  • Trees

Groundwater seeps?: No

Profile shape: Vertical

Bluff undercut?: No

Bluff slide deposits?: Yes

Slide deposit height: 10-20' ft

Slide deposit width: 30-40' ft

Slide deposit depth: 10-20' ft

Slide deposit composition:

  • Mud
  • Cobbles

Upper beach composition:

  • Sand

Does the slide deposit material match material observed in the bluff above?: Yes

Does the deposit size or scarp appear to be changing?: Yes

What sediment sizes are present at the beach?:

  • Sand


08/27/2022 | 1:24 pm

Tidal Overview

5 hours 22 minutes before high tide

Data from Glendale, Whidbey Island (3.7 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 6:46 pm, 10.8'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 4.2 MPH

Wind Direction: SSE (157°)

Temperature: 65℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.06"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.08"







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