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Port Soif Bay (Beach)

Wednesday 7 December

Low High Low High
05:16 11:07 17:56 23:48
3.8 m 8.7 m 3.6 m 8.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 19
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Thursday 8 December

Low High Low
06:27 12:24 19:10
3.9 m 8.6 m 3.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 19
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Friday 9 December

High Low High Low
01:07 07:48 13:44 20:27
8.6 m 3.8 m 8.8 m 3.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 18
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Saturday 10 December

High Low High Low
02:24 09:03 14:56 21:37
9.0 m 3.2 m 9.4 m 2.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 18
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Sunday 11 December

High Low High Low
03:30 10:10 16:00 22:40
9.7 m 2.5 m 10.1 m 2.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NE 8
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Regional forecast for South West England

Today:

A murky start for some this morning, though any low cloud or mist will soon clear to allow spells of sunshine for most. However, the skies will slowly cloud over from the west during the late afternoon. Feeling mild. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

It will remain dry at first tonight, though cloud will slowly feed in from the west overnight, with outbreaks of rain arriving into the far west towards dawn. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.

Thursday:

Rain, sometimes heavy, will spread across south-west England tomorrow morning, clearing to the east to leave cloudy skies and patchy drizzle for the rest of the day. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Turning cooler with early morning rain clearing on Friday to leave sunny spells. Meanwhile, largely cloudy on Saturday with further rain, clearing to sunshine on Sunday.

Updated at: 0301 on Wed 7 Dec 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.