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Studland - Shell Bay (Beach)

Friday 22 September

Low High Low High
05:34 10:44 17:52 23:00
0.4 m 2.0 m 0.5 m 2.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SW 14

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Saturday 23 September

Low High Low High
06:10 11:33 18:30 23:54
0.5 m 2.0 m 0.6 m 2.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SSE 12

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Sunday 24 September

Low High Low
06:49 12:29 19:07
0.6 m 2.0 m 0.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 9

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Monday 25 September

High Low High Low
00:57 07:25 13:34 19:44
1.9 m 0.7 m 1.9 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain NE 7

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Tuesday 26 September

High Low High Low
02:09 08:02 14:44 20:23
1.8 m 0.9 m 1.8 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ESE 5

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Regional forecast for South West England

Today:

There will be some sunshine to start the day with, however during the morning it will turn windy and cloudier across the west with patchy rain possible over high ground. Further east some sunny spells are likely throughout the day. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Tonight:

It will turn cloudier overnight with patchy rain and drizzle possible, especially over high ground where there will also be some hill fog. By dawn it will become mainly dry. Minimum Temperature 12 °C.

Saturday:

After a cloudy though mainly dry start it will steadily become brighter during the morning with warm sunny spells expected throughout the afternoon. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Mainly cloudy on Sunday with rain possible in the west. Drier in the west on Monday with rain in the east. Sunny spells and scattered showers on Tuesday.

Updated at: 0413 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.