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Sandsend (Beach)

Wednesday 23 August

High Low High
05:38 12:06 18:06
5.9 m 0.6 m 5.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 8

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Thursday 24 August

Low High Low High
00:17 06:18 12:46 18:47
1.1 m 5.9 m 0.7 m 5.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WSW 11

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Friday 25 August

Low High Low High
00:54 06:58 13:23 19:25
1.2 m 5.8 m 0.9 m 5.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 6

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Saturday 26 August

Low High Low High
01:30 07:36 13:59 20:03
1.4 m 5.6 m 1.2 m 5.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 9

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Sunday 27 August

Low High Low High
02:05 08:15 14:35 20:42
1.6 m 5.4 m 1.5 m 5.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 8

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Regional forecast for Yorkshire & Humber

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine end to the day, leading to long clear spells allowing some mist or fog patches to form. Later in the night cloud will thicken further in the west, possibly introducing showers over western hills by dawn. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Thursday:

Cloudy with showery outbreaks of rain, mainly over western hills where it will be windy at times. Tending to be drier further east at first with bright or sunny spells. Maximum Temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Little change from Friday to Sunday feeling pleasantly warm with light winds, sunny spells and isolated showers. Some clear spells allowing chilly nights with mist or isolated fog patches forming.

Updated at: 1515 on Wed 23 Aug 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.