Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Metlakatla (Port Chester). Find out the forecast for high tides and low tides before setting out to fish, and other fishing-related data such as the lunar phase, tidal coefficient, sun and moon rising and setting times, hours of maximum fish activity, weather conditions in Metlakatla (Port Chester) ...
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Today Tuesday, 29th of July of 2014, the sun rose in Metlakatla (Port Chester) at 4:51 am and sunset was at 8:55 pm. The moon rose in the east (80º) at 9:10 am and will set in the west (277º) at 10:29 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:27 am and the next high tide at 3:05 pm. The first low tide was at 8:47 am and the next low tide at 8:57 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 16 hours and 4 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 12:53 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 19 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 78, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 76 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 75. The tide heights today are 14.4 ft, -1.0 ft, 13.8 ft and 2.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Metlakatla (Port Chester) which is of 18.7 ft and a minimum height of -4.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Metlakatla (Port Chester) tells us that today is a good day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 3:39 am to 5:39 am, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 9:10 am to 10:10 am, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 3:49 pm to 5:49 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up)
from 10:29 pm to 11:29 pm, high activity minor period (moonset)
Tide timetable for Metlakatla (Port Chester). The times are generated in local time in Alaska´s Inside Passage and the daylight saving time change is calculated automatically, so you don't need to add or subtract anything. You will also have the lunar phase, sunrise and sunset times, the tidal coefficient and the average fish activity forecast for each day according to the solunar tables:
[ 0 low activity ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Metlakatla (Port Chester) are tide forecasts only valid as references for sport fishing. They shouldn't be used as a guide for navigation. The heights are expressed in feet referenced to Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW).
MLLW is the average of the lower low water height of each tidal day observed over the official time segment over which tide observations are taken and reduced to obtain mean value (Tidal Datum Epoch).
99926 Metlakatla (Port Chester)
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 95 days left until the clocks change
|2:27 am||high tide||( 14.4 ft. )|
|8:47 am||low tide||( -1.0 ft. )|
|3:05 pm||high tide||( 13.8 ft. )|
|8:57 pm||low tide||( 2.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 3:39 am to 5:39 am and from 3:49 pm to 5:49 pm.
from 9:10 am to 10:10 am and from 10:29 pm to 11:29 pm.
Moon age: 2 days
Light: 4 %
|First Quarter Moon (5 days)
August 3, 2014 at 5:50 pm
|Full Moon (12 days)
August 10, 2014 at 11:09 am
|Last Quarter Moon (18 days)
August 17, 2014 at 5:26 am
|New Moon (26 days)
August 25, 2014 at 7:13 am
|Lunar transit||3:49 pm|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 19 m|
|Duration of the sun||16 h 4 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon