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Saturday 23 September

High Low High Low
02:17 08:24 14:41 20:33
4.1 m 0.7 m 3.9 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ESE 10

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Sunday 24 September

High Low High Low
02:53 08:55 15:14 21:04
4.0 m 0.9 m 3.8 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain ESE 7

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Monday 25 September

High Low High Low
03:28 09:25 15:44 21:36
3.8 m 1.1 m 3.6 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy ESE 11

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Tuesday 26 September

High Low High Low
04:01 09:57 16:16 22:13
3.6 m 1.4 m 3.5 m 1.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy ESE 11

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Wednesday 27 September

High Low High Low
04:40 10:36 16:55 22:59
3.3 m 1.6 m 3.3 m 1.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 17

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Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

This Evening and Tonight:

Patchy light rain possible at first this evening, otherwise dry with variable amounts of cloud. Some clear spells developing, the best of these expected around Inverness, Nairn and the Black Isle. Strengthening southerly or southeasterly winds around the west coast. Minimum Temperature 5 °C.

Saturday:

Mainly dry with bright, perhaps some sunny spells. The best of any sunshine around the Moray Firth and into Sutherland. Cloudier skies expected through Lochaber and into Skye. Windy. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

A rather cloudy period is expected with outbreaks of rain, with more eastern parts likely to see the best of any drier, brighter conditions. Mainly dry on Tuesday.

Updated at: 1421 on Fri 22 Sep 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.