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Coldingham Bay (Beach)

Tuesday 23 May

High Low High Low
01:08 07:16 13:21 19:39
4.8 m 1.4 m 4.8 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NW 10
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Wednesday 24 May

High Low High Low
01:56 08:05 14:10 20:31
5.0 m 1.1 m 5.1 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WNW 15
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Thursday 25 May

High Low High Low
02:39 08:55 14:56 21:22
5.2 m 0.8 m 5.3 m 0.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ESE 5
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Friday 26 May

High Low High Low
03:23 09:47 15:42 22:12
5.4 m 0.6 m 5.5 m 0.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SE 11
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Saturday 27 May

High Low High Low
04:08 10:37 16:30 23:00
5.5 m 0.5 m 5.5 m 0.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 16
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Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Today:

All parts will have a dry and bright day with some sunshine but more cloud building up in the afternoon. Becoming quite warm especially over East Lothian and Borders. Light westerly winds. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

It will stay rather cloudy and very mild with patchy light rain, much of it over Galloway. Light westerly winds. Minimum Temperature 10 °C.

Wednesday:

Rather cloudy start with any light rain soon dying out. Then becoming brighter and warm with sunny spells developing. Light winds. Maximum Temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

High pressure will maintain dry, settled conditions with plenty of sunshine. Becoming very warm inland but onshore breezes keeping coastal areas cooler. Showery rain may develop on Saturday.

Updated at: 0444 on Tue 23 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.