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Elie (Woodhaven and Ruby Bay) (Beach)

Thursday 29 September

High Low High Low
02:03 08:27 14:27 20:33
5.1 m 1.0 m 5.1 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 31
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Friday 30 September

High Low High Low
02:42 09:02 15:01 21:05
5.2 m 0.9 m 5.2 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 16
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Saturday 1 October

High Low High Low
03:19 09:32 15:34 21:36
5.3 m 0.8 m 5.2 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals NE 8
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Sunday 2 October

High Low High Low
03:52 10:00 16:05 22:05
5.3 m 0.8 m 5.2 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SSE 5
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Monday 3 October

High Low High Low
04:25 10:26 16:37 22:32
5.2 m 0.9 m 5.1 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 16
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Regional forecast for Central Tayside & Fife

This Evening and Tonight:

Still some heavy showers during the first half of the night, chiefly across western parts of Central and Tayside, becoming fewer and lighter later. Turning colder with clearing skies and light westerly winds. Minimum Temperature 4 °C.

Friday:

Dry, sunny start across much of Fife and Angus. Cloudier over Stirlingshire and west Perthshire with scattered showers, a few developing further east in the afternoon. Light westerly winds. Maximum Temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Bright spells on Saturday with a few showers and a northeasterly breeze. Cold night Saturday night followed by a dry Sunday with sunny spells. Mostly dry Monday with freshening winds.

Updated at: 1541 on Thu 29 Sep 2016


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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.