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Portrush - Curran (East) Strand (Beach)

Sunday 24 September

Low High Low High
03:37 09:41 15:32 21:57
0.7 m 2.0 m 0.7 m 1.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 5

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Monday 25 September

Low High Low High
04:18 10:21 16:18 22:39
0.8 m 1.9 m 0.8 m 1.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SW 4

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Tuesday 26 September

Low High Low High
05:07 11:11 17:12 23:34
0.9 m 1.8 m 1.0 m 1.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 17

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Wednesday 27 September

Low High Low
06:16 12:41 18:32
1.0 m 1.7 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SE 20

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Thursday 28 September

High Low High Low
02:35 08:14 14:44 20:59
1.5 m 1.1 m 1.7 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 10

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Regional forecast for Northern Ireland

This Evening and Tonight:

A largely dry evening with cloud soon dispersing to give clear spells. With light winds, fog patches soon develop, turning widespread later in the night. Notably chillier than pervious nights. Minimum Temperature 4 °C.

Monday:

A dry day with widespread mist and fog in the morning. This likely to be thick and slow to clear more prone spots. Good spells of sunshine outside the fog. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday will be mainly dry though will cloud over later as winds freshen, Some heavy rain on Wednesday. Brighter on Thursday but more heavy rain later.

Updated at: 1552 on Sun 24 Sep 2017


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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.