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 Wednesday, 12th of March of 2014, the sun will rise in Metlakatla (Port Chester) at 7:06 am and sunset will be at 6:46 pm. The moon set at 6:15 am at 295º northwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the northeast (67º) at 3:54 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 4:53 am and the next low tide will be at 5:23 pm. The first high tide will be at 10:55 am and the next high tide at 11:42 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we will have 11 hours and 40 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:56 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 14 hours and 21 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 58 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 63 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 68. The tide heights today are 4.6 ft, 12.8 ft, 1.3 ft and 12.5 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 an average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 6:15 am to 7:15 am, average activity minor period (moonset). This period also coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
from 11:04 am to 1:04 pm, high activity Major period (moon down)
from 3:54 pm to 4:54 pm, average activity minor period (moonrise)
from 11:17 pm to 1:17 am, high activity Major period (moon up)
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 235 days left until the clocks change
|4:53 am||low tide||( 4.6 ft. )|
|10:55 am||high tide||( 12.8 ft. )|
|5:23 pm||low tide||( 1.3 ft. )|
|11:42 pm||high tide||( 12.5 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 11:04 am to 1:04 pm and from 11:17 pm to 1:17 am.
from 6:15 am to 7:15 am and from 3:54 pm to 4:54 pm.
Moon age: 11 days
Light: 81 %
|Full Moon (4 days)
March 16, 2014 at 10:09 am
|Last Quarter Moon (12 days)
March 23, 2014 at 6:46 pm
|New Moon (18 days)
March 30, 2014 at 11:45 am
|First Quarter Moon (25 days)
April 7, 2014 at 1:31 am
|Lunar transit||11:17 pm|
|Duration of the moon||14 h 21 m|
|Duration of the sun||11 h 40 m|
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