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, 26th of May of 2015, the sun rose in Metlakatla (Port Chester) at 4:18 am and sunset will be at 9:09 pm. The moon set at 2:50 am at 278º west. Then, the moon rose at 85º east at 2:26 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 1:44 am and the next low tide at 1:55 pm. The first high tide was at 7:35 am and the next high tide will be at 8:27 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 16 hours and 51 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:44 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 24 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 43, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 45 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 47. The tide heights today are 4.6 ft, 10.5 ft, 3.0 ft and 11.8 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 2:50 am to 3:50 am, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 8:38 am to 10:38 am, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 2:26 pm to 3:26 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 8:48 pm to 10:48 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
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 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 158 days left until the clocks change
|1:44 am||low tide||( 4.6 ft. )|
|7:35 am||high tide||( 10.5 ft. )|
|1:55 pm||low tide||( 3.0 ft. )|
|8:27 pm||high tide||( 11.8 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 8:38 am to 10:38 am and from 8:48 pm to 10:48 pm.
from 2:50 am to 3:50 am and from 2:26 pm to 3:26 pm.
Moon age: 8 days
Light: 53 %
|Full Moon (7 days)
June 2, 2015 at 9:19 am
|Last Quarter Moon (14 days)
June 9, 2015 at 8:42 am
|New Moon (20 days)
June 16, 2015 at 7:05 am
|First Quarter Moon (28 days)
June 24, 2015 at 4:03 am
|Lunar transit||8:48 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 24 m|
|Duration of the sun||16 h 51 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon