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Tynemouth - Long Sands South (Beach)

Tuesday 24 January

High Low High Low
00:54 07:09 13:18 19:41
4.2 m 1.8 m 4.3 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SSW 8
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Wednesday 25 January

High Low High Low
01:45 07:56 14:02 20:24
4.3 m 1.6 m 4.5 m 1.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day S 13
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Thursday 26 January

High Low High Low
02:28 08:36 14:39 21:03
4.5 m 1.4 m 4.7 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SSE 17
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Friday 27 January

High Low High Low
03:06 09:14 15:14 21:39
4.7 m 1.3 m 4.9 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals S 12
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Saturday 28 January

High Low High Low
03:42 09:50 15:48 22:15
4.8 m 1.1 m 5.0 m 0.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 12
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Regional forecast for North East England

This Evening and Tonight:

Rather cloudy and breezy overnight, with any fog patches probably restricted to higher ground. Staying dry for most, although a few spots of rain are possible over the hills. Minimum Temperature 3 °C.

Wednesday:

A cloudy start, but through the morning this will generally break to allow some sunny spells to develop. However, feeling chilly in the noticeable breeze. Maximum Temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Cold Thursday and Friday but mainly dry with some sunny periods developing after a cloudier spell at first. Brisk winds. Cloudier again on Saturday with some rain, but winds easing.

Updated at: 1320 on Tue 24 Jan 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.