Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Fort Macon (Uscg Station). 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 Fort Macon (Uscg Station) ...
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Today Wednesday, 2nd of December of 2015, the sun will rise in Fort Macon (Uscg Station) at 6:56 am and sunset will be at 4:55 pm. Today we begin the day with the moon already visible in the sky, so first we will see the moonset, which will take place at 12:02 pm at 280º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (82º) at 11:43 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 12:11 am and the next high tide will be at 12:27 pm. The first low tide will be at 6:08 am and the next low tide at 6:57 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we will have 9 hours and 59 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:56 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 19 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 45, 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 drops to 42 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 42. The tide heights today are 2.6 ft, 0.7 ft, 3.0 ft and 0.7 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Fort Macon (Uscg Station) which is of 4.9 ft and a minimum height of -1.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Fort Macon (Uscg Station) 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 5:25 am to 7:25 am, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 12:02 pm to 1:02 pm, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 5:52 pm to 7:52 pm, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 11:43 pm to 12:43 am, high activity minor period (moonrise)
Tide timetable for Fort Macon (Uscg Station). The times are generated in local time in North Carolina 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 Fort Macon (Uscg Station) 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).
28512 Fort Macon (Uscg Station)
Start of summer time UTC-4
March 13, 2016 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 102 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-5
November 6, 2016 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|12:11 am||high tide||( 2.6 ft. )|
|6:08 am||low tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|12:27 pm||high tide||( 3.0 ft. )|
|6:57 pm||low tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:25 am to 7:25 am and from 5:52 pm to 7:52 pm.
from 12:02 pm to 1:02 pm and from 11:43 pm to 12:43 am.
Moon age: 21 days
Light: 63 %
|Last Quarter Moon (1 day)
December 3, 2015 at 2:40 am
|New Moon (9 days)
December 11, 2015 at 5:29 am
|First Quarter Moon (16 days)
December 18, 2015 at 10:14 am
|Full Moon (23 days)
December 25, 2015 at 6:11 am
|Lunar transit||5:25 am|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 19 m|
|Duration of the sun||9 h 59 m|
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