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Golspie - North (Beach)

Saturday 10 December

Low High Low High
01:38 07:52 14:09 20:05
1.1 m 3.6 m 1.4 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SW 7
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Sunday 11 December

Low High Low High
02:42 08:57 15:12 21:10
1.0 m 3.8 m 1.1 m 4.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 13
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Monday 12 December

Low High Low High
03:42 09:54 16:10 22:11
0.8 m 4.0 m 0.9 m 4.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 10
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Tuesday 13 December

Low High Low High
04:38 10:47 17:04 23:09
0.7 m 4.2 m 0.7 m 4.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 7
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Wednesday 14 December

Low High Low
05:28 11:38 17:54
0.7 m 4.3 m 0.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 16
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Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

This Evening and Tonight:

Any persistent rain in Lochaber clearing early evening. Then a mixture of clear spells and showers, heaviest and most frequent in the west. Moderate to fresh southwesterly winds, strong to gale towards northwestern coasts. Minimum Temperature 5 °C.

Saturday:

A brighter day with a mixture of sunshine and occasional showers. Moderate to fresh southwesterly winds, strong to gale towards northwestern coasts. Less mild. Maximum Temperature 10 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Sunday mainly cloudy with some showery rain, though east drier. Monday cloudy, patchy rain, then a clear cold evening. Tuesday starting bright then windy with rain, heaviest in west.

Updated at: 1432 on Fri 9 Dec 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.