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Rhoscolyn - Silver Bay (Beach)

Monday 23 January

Low High Low High
00:36 06:46 13:04 19:11
2.1 m 4.2 m 2.1 m 4.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SE 9
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Tuesday 24 January

Low High Low High
01:34 07:37 13:59 19:59
1.9 m 4.4 m 1.9 m 4.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day S 13
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Wednesday 25 January

Low High Low High
02:20 08:17 14:43 20:37
1.7 m 4.6 m 1.7 m 4.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast S 19
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Thursday 26 January

Low High Low High
03:00 08:51 15:22 21:10
1.5 m 4.9 m 1.4 m 4.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals S 23
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Friday 27 January

Low High Low High
03:35 09:23 15:57 21:42
1.3 m 5.1 m 1.2 m 4.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SSE 21
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Regional forecast for Wales

This Evening and Tonight:

It will be cloudy at first tonight but some clear spells will develop. This will allow a widespread frost to form and some dense freezing fog patches are likely too, especially in the east. Minimum Temperature -3 °C.

Monday:

Tomorrow will be largely dry but some fog may be slow to clear. Elsewhere there will be some sunshine but where the fog lingers it will be cold. Maximum Temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Some dense freezing fog will be slow to clear on Tuesday morning. It'll then be mostly dry but breezy, with some patchy frost by night.

Updated at: 1733 on Sun 22 Jan 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.