Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay). 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 Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay) ...
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Today Saturday, 13th of February of 2016, the sun rose in Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay) at 7:12 am and sunset will be at 5:50 pm. The moon rose in the east at an angle of 77º at 10:23 am.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 3:54 am and the next high tide will be at 4:15 pm. The first low tide was at 10:02 am and the next low tide will be at 9:57 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 10 hours and 38 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:31 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 37 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 71 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 64. The tide heights today are 8.2 ft, 1.3 ft, 6.6 ft and 1.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay) which is of 9.8 ft and a minimum height of -2.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay) 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 4:40 am to 6:40 am, high activity Major period (moon down)
from 10:23 am to 11:23 am, average activity minor period (moonrise)
from 5:14 pm to 7:14 pm, high activity Major period (moon up). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
Tide timetable for Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay). The times are generated in local time in California 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 Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay) 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).
95521 Mad River Slough (Arcata Bay)
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 13, 2016 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 29 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-8
November 6, 2016 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|3:54 am||high tide||( 8.2 ft. )|
|10:02 am||low tide||( 1.3 ft. )|
|4:15 pm||high tide||( 6.6 ft. )|
|9:57 pm||low tide||( 1.3 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 4:40 am to 6:40 am and from 5:14 pm to 7:14 pm.
from 10:23 am to 11:23 am
Moon age: 5 days
Light: 25 %
|First Quarter Moon (1 day)
February 14, 2016 at 11:46 pm
|Full Moon (9 days)
February 22, 2016 at 10:20 am
|Last Quarter Moon (17 days)
March 1, 2016 at 3:11 pm
|New Moon (24 days)
March 8, 2016 at 5:54 pm
Total Solar Eclipse
|Lunar transit||5:14 pm|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 37 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 38 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon