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Newbiggin - North (Beach)

Saturday 1 October

High Low High Low
04:12 10:38 16:35 22:48
5.1 m 0.7 m 5.0 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NE 7
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Sunday 2 October

High Low High Low
04:45 11:09 17:06 23:18
5.2 m 0.7 m 5.0 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day N 11
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Monday 3 October

High Low High Low
05:17 11:38 17:36 23:47
5.1 m 0.8 m 5.0 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 13
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Tuesday 4 October

High Low High
05:49 12:07 18:06
5.0 m 0.9 m 4.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 18
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Wednesday 5 October

Low High Low High
00:17 06:22 12:37 18:39
1.1 m 4.8 m 1.1 m 4.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 11
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Regional forecast for North East England

Today:

A mostly dry but chilly start, although the odd shower cannot be ruled out first thing. Sunny spell are likely to develop, followed by further scattered, heavy showers, especially during the afternoon. However most places should remain dry. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

Showers soon easing, leaving clear skies and light winds. A cold night follows, with some fog patches by dawn, and perhaps a touch of grass frost in prone rural spots. Minimum Temperature 2 °C.

Sunday:

After a cold start, any early mist or fog patches will clear, leading a generally fine and sunny day. Winds will also remain light. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Cold start Monday, but staying dry and sunny. Less cold early Tuesday, but remaining fine with further sunshine likely. Turning cloudier, with some rain overnight, clearing to sunny spells Wednesday.

Updated at: 0324 on Sat 1 Oct 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.