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Wednesday   (02 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday   (03 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday   (04 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday   (05 September 2015)
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday   (06 September 2015)
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Issued at: 0600 on Wed 02 Sep 2015

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for Central Tayside & Fife

Bright with scattered showers.

Today:

A bright day with some sunshine at times the best of this in Stirlingshire. Still a few showers, though lighter than of recent days. Moderate northwest breeze, and quite cool. Maximum Temperature 16°C.

Tonight:

A few showers may linger along the east coast but most places will be dry with some clear spells overnight. Windy towards the coast. Minimum Temperature 7°C.

Thursday:

A mostly dry and bright day with some sunny intervals. A few showers breaking out but will be well scattered. Rather cool, and windy especially near the coast. Maximum Temperature 16°C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Mainly dry with some bright or sunny spells during the outlook period. On the cool side especially at night, but pleasant in sunnier spells. Winds gradually easing.

Updated at: 0642 on Wed 02 Sep 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunshine and scattered showers. Windy in the northeast.

Today:

Another day of sunshine and scattered showers, these turning heavy and thundery at times in the south. A cloudier picture further north, turning windy in the northeast of Scotland with gales on some exposed coasts. Feeling cooler than yesterday.

Tonight:

Showers easing, especially in the south of the country. Clear spells will develop, allowing temperatures to fall. Winds strengthening along northeastern coasts, with gales in the far northeast. Rather cold.

Thursday:

Drier for many, although turning rather cloudy, best of the brightness in the south. Outbreaks of showery rain, with accompanying strong winds across eastern England, with gales in exposure.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Outbreaks of rain in the southeast Friday, drier and brighter elsewhere. Turning drier through the weekend with sunny periods and lighter winds. Feeling pleasant in any sunshine, chilly by night.

Updated at: 0224 on Wed 02 Sep 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 6 Sep 2015 to Tuesday 15 Sep 2015:

Sunday is likely to be a rather cloudy day with some patchy rain for a time towards the north as well as coasts and hills exposed to the northerly wind. Brighter conditions with some sunshine are likely in the south. Sunnier conditions develop through Monday, with just a few showers around windward coasts. Through the rest of the period settled conditions should become established across all parts, with some cool misty starts followed by dry and fine days. Temperatures will be close to normal and it will feel pleasantly warm in the sunshine. Overnight temperatures are likely to be on the chilly side at first, with a risk of some localised rural grass frosts, most especially in the north. Temperatures may trend upwards towards the latter half of the period.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 16 Sep 2015 to Wednesday 30 Sep 2015:

The second half of September is likely to start with generally fine and settled conditions, with plenty of dry weather with some pleasant sunshine, and with only brief spells of cloudier, wetter weather. Towards the end of the month a northwest to southeast split develops in the weather, with the southeast holding on to the best of the drier weather, although with occasional unsettled spells developing here, while the northwest sees more regular outbreaks of of rain and strong winds. Temperatures will be generally close to average, but with cooler conditions developing again towards the north and west later.

Updated at: 0224 on Wed 02 Sep 2015

Tentsmuir (Beach) tide times

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Dundee)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:42 6.1
Low 11:56 0.7
High 18:15 5.6

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Dundee)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:08 1.1
High 06:25 5.8
Low 12:32 1.0
High 19:00 5.4

Friday's tide times

(local port - Dundee)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:46 1.4
High 07:16 5.5
Low 13:12 1.4
High 19:53 5.1

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Dundee)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:30 1.6
High 08:17 5.2
Low 14:01 1.8
High 20:56 4.8

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Dundee)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:32 1.9
High 09:31 4.8
Low 15:10 2.1
High 22:11 4.7

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

Wed 0800

Weather forecast map for Tentsmuir (Beach)

Tentsmuir (Beach) Tentsmuir (Beach) – Sunny intervals 56.3927 -2.8095
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Sunny intervals 56.7045 -3.7283
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny intervals 55.7702 -2.0038
Strathyre Strathyre – Sunny intervals 56.3257 -4.3234
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Light rain 57.1498 -2.0927
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Light rain 55.4777 -2.5534
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Aberlour Aberlour – Heavy rain 57.4751 -3.2155
Cumnock Cumnock – Cloudy 55.4535 -4.2645
Fort William Fort William – Sunny intervals 56.8199 -5.104
Dumfries Dumfries – Sunny intervals 55.0708 -3.6038
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Tarbert Tarbert – Sunny intervals 55.87 -5.42
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Light rain 54.9781 -1.6162
Craig Craig – Cloudy 57.4889 -5.2754
Lairg Lairg – Heavy shower day 58.0223 -4.401
Stranraer Stranraer – Sunny intervals 54.9033 -5.0228
Ullapool Ullapool – Heavy rain 57.8956 -5.16

Location Details

Tentsmuir (Beach)

Location: 56.3927, -2.8095

Altitude: 0m above mean sea level

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