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Portelet Bay (Beach)

Sunday 25 September

High Low High Low
01:47 08:28 14:24 21:24
7.0 m 3.6 m 7.1 m 3.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 20
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Monday 26 September

High Low High Low
03:24 10:02 15:56 22:46
7.1 m 3.5 m 7.4 m 3.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 19
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Tuesday 27 September

High Low High Low
04:40 11:13 17:02 23:48
7.6 m 2.9 m 8.0 m 2.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 16
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Wednesday 28 September

High Low High
05:36 12:07 17:54
8.2 m 2.4 m 8.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 13
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Thursday 29 September

Low High Low High
00:35 06:22 12:51 18:38
2.0 m 8.7 m 1.9 m 8.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 18
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Regional forecast for South West England

This Evening and Tonight:

After a mostly dry evening with a few scattered showers, cloud and outbreaks of showery rain will spread northeast through the night along with strengthening winds. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.

Monday:

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain and strong winds too. The rain persistent and at times heavy over the moors. Feeling chilly in the wind and rain. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Rather cloudy over the coming days with sporadic outbreaks of rain. Becoming rather windy, but there will be some drier, brighter breaks around too.

Updated at: 1502 on Sun 25 Sep 2016


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.