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Widemouth Sand (Beach)

Friday 22 September

High High
07:40 19:57
7.9 m 7.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SSW 17

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Saturday 23 September

High High
08:14 20:30
7.7 m 7.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 14

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Sunday 24 September

High High
08:46 21:01
7.5 m 7.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 7

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Monday 25 September

High High
09:18 21:33
7.1 m 7.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals NW 9

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Tuesday 26 September

High High
09:51 22:07
6.7 m 6.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 8

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Regional forecast for South West England

This Evening and Tonight:

It will be a largely cloudy night with outbreaks of light rain and drizzle, as well as some hill fog. Despite this, it will be much milder than last night. Minimum Temperature 12 °C.

Saturday:

After a cloudy and in places damp start to Saturday, it will become drier and brighter from the south. In the sunshine and light winds it will feel pleasantly warm. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Changeable over the next few days with rain possible on Sunday and Monday, perhaps heavy in places. Largely dry on Tuesday with sunny spells. Warmer than recently with milder nights.

Updated at: 1555 on Fri 22 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.