Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Rappahannock Bend. 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 Rappahannock Bend ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Wednesday, 2nd of September of 2015, the sun rose in Rappahannock Bend at 6:40 am and sunset will be at 7:37 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 11:03 am at 283º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (75º) at 10:20 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 3:47 am and the next low tide will be at 4:00 pm. The first high tide was at 9:29 am and the next high tide will be at 9:57 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we have 12 hours and 57 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:08 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 43 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 91. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 83 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 75. The tide heights today are 0.3 ft, 2.6 ft, 0.3 ft and 3.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Rappahannock Bend which is of 3.0 ft and a minimum height of -0.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Rappahannock Bend tells us that today is a bad day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is low, however, this is just a chance so we encourage you to take your rod and try it during solunar periods. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Rappahannock Bend. The times are generated in local time in Virginia 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 Rappahannock Bend 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).
22538 Rappahannock Bend
Start of summer time UTC-4
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-5
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 60 days left until the clocks change
|3:47 am||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|9:29 am||high tide||( 2.6 ft. )|
|4:00 pm||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|9:57 pm||high tide||( 3.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 4:20 am to 6:20 am and from 4:41 pm to 6:41 pm.
from 11:03 am to 12:03 pm and from 10:20 pm to 11:20 pm.
Moon age: 18 days
Light: 86 %
|Last Quarter Moon (3 days)
September 5, 2015 at 5:54 am
|New Moon (11 days)
September 13, 2015 at 2:41 am
Partial Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (19 days)
September 21, 2015 at 4:59 am
|Full Moon (25 days)
September 27, 2015 at 10:50 pm
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Lunar transit||4:20 am|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 43 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 57 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon