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Traeth Lligwy (Beach)

Wednesday 22 March

High Low High
05:36 12:13 18:31
5.6 m 2.8 m 5.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 7
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Thursday 23 March

Low High Low High
00:58 06:59 13:36 19:48
2.9 m 5.8 m 2.5 m 5.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals NE 16
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Friday 24 March

Low High Low High
02:07 08:03 14:36 20:40
2.5 m 6.2 m 2.1 m 6.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day ENE 17
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Saturday 25 March

Low High Low High
03:00 08:50 15:23 21:19
2.0 m 6.7 m 1.6 m 6.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day ENE 12
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Sunday 26 March

Low High Low High
04:43 10:30 17:04 22:56
1.6 m 7.2 m 1.1 m 7.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ENE 14
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Regional forecast for Wales

This Evening and Tonight:

Any showers will ease through the evening to leave a mainly dry night with clear spells and light winds. It will be a chilly night with frost and fog patches in places. Rain will arrive in the east by morning. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

Thursday:

Early cloud and rain will spread westwards across all parts. However, it will become drier with brighter spells developing. Feeling a little less cold, despite the breeze. Maximum Temperature 11 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be dry and breezy with sunny spells. Saturday and Sunday will be dry with light winds and pleasant sunshine in the day, but frosty at night.

Updated at: 1505 on Wed 22 Mar 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.