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Machir Bay

Sunday 25 September

High Low High Low
01:57 07:12 14:52 20:51
2.8 m 1.4 m 2.9 m 1.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Heavy shower day SW 21
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Monday 26 September

High Low High Low
03:19 08:41 16:02 22:10
2.9 m 1.3 m 3.0 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day S 12
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Tuesday 27 September

High Low High Low
04:21 09:52 16:54 23:02
3.0 m 1.1 m 3.2 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 26
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Wednesday 28 September

High Low High Low
05:11 10:46 17:33 23:42
3.2 m 1.0 m 3.4 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SW 17
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Thursday 29 September

High Low High
05:52 11:29 18:02
3.3 m 0.8 m 3.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light shower day WSW 22
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Regional forecast for Strathclyde

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain lasting into the evening, heavy at times, but will clear to the east by late evening, or soon after midnight in Lanarkshire, as clearer conditions extend from the west. Some showers following later tonight. Less windy. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Sunday:

A mixture of sunshine and showers, some heavy, hail and thunder possible. Showers most frequent in Argyll. Breezy, with strong winds over Mull, Tiree at first. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Showers easing Sunday night, but a spell of rain is probable on Monday, especially in south. Very unsettled towards midweek with rain at times, risk of severe gales.

Updated at: 1557 on Sat 24 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.