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Montrose (Beach)

Thursday 20 July

Low High Low
05:33 12:05 18:05
1.6 m 4.4 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SSE 8

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Friday 21 July

High Low High Low
00:46 06:36 13:09 19:04
4.5 m 1.3 m 4.6 m 1.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy ESE 13

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Saturday 22 July

High Low High Low
01:39 07:31 14:05 19:54
4.7 m 1.0 m 4.8 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain ENE 16

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Sunday 23 July

High Low High Low
02:28 08:22 14:58 20:42
5.0 m 0.7 m 5.0 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain NNE 16

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Monday 24 July

High Low High Low
03:13 09:11 15:46 21:28
5.1 m 0.5 m 5.1 m 0.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals N 13

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Regional forecast for Grampian

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloudy with showery rain at first, locally turning heavy, but gradually this will clear from the southeast from late evening. Clear spells increasing overnight, bringing a risk of some fog patches towards dawn. Minimum Temperature 7 °C.

Friday:

A dry day with a fair amount of cloud especially in east, with the best of the brightness across Moray and northern Aberdeenshire. Maximum Temperature 16 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

It will be mostly cloudy throughout the outlook period with some spells of rain, this possibly more persistent later on Saturday. Some bright spells in far south on Monday.

Updated at: 1625 on Thu 20 Jul 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.