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Ardrossan (Beach)

Saturday 27 May

High Low High Low
01:37 07:13 14:12 19:41
3.4 m -0.0 m 3.3 m 0.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NW 6
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Sunday 28 May

High Low High Low
02:22 08:01 15:04 20:32
3.5 m -0.0 m 3.3 m 0.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WNW 17
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Monday 29 May

High Low High Low
03:07 08:51 15:56 21:25
3.5 m 0.0 m 3.2 m 0.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain ENE 14
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Tuesday 30 May

High Low High Low
03:52 09:44 16:50 22:21
3.4 m 0.1 m 3.1 m 0.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 17
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Wednesday 31 May

High Low High Low
04:39 10:42 17:45 23:19
3.3 m 0.3 m 2.9 m 0.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 12
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Regional forecast for Strathclyde

Today:

A largely sunny morning and for many it will become very warm again. However heavy thundery showers will spread north through the afternoon. Mainly light winds. Maximum Temperature 24 °C.

Tonight:

Any thundery showers should soon die out this evening. However further outbreaks of mostly light rain are expected to develop during teh early hours before drier conditions spread north later. Minimum Temperature 10 °C.

Sunday:

Mostly dry but rather cloudy, with the best of any brighter spells expected to the east of Glasgow and across Lanarkshire. Much cooler than of late with a northwesterly breeze. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Dry start Monday but outbreaks of , perhaps thundery, rain spread north. Morning rain on Tuesday but brighter and drier later then rather cloudy Wednesday with showers.

Updated at: 0505 on Sat 27 May 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.