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Montrose (Beach)

Thursday 23 March

Low High Low High
04:09 10:34 16:44 23:24
2.2 m 3.7 m 1.9 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ENE 15
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Friday 24 March

Low High Low
05:08 11:35 17:33
1.9 m 4.0 m 1.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 10
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Saturday 25 March

High Low High Low
00:15 05:52 12:23 18:14
4.1 m 1.7 m 4.2 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day S 3
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Sunday 26 March

High Low High Low
00:56 07:30 14:02 19:51
4.4 m 1.4 m 4.5 m 0.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 6
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Monday 27 March

High Low High Low
02:33 08:09 14:39 20:30
4.7 m 1.1 m 4.8 m 0.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 8
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Regional forecast for Grampian

This Evening and Tonight:

Staying dry but turning rather cloudy overnight, although clears spells will lead to a frost in places, mainly across Deeside and Kincardineshire. Mainly light winds, settling into the southwest. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

Friday:

A dry and bright day although any sunshine will be rather hazy, with a fair amount of high cloud, and cloudier towards the north coast. Light or moderate southwesterly winds. Maximum Temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Dry and bright with some sunshine, and becoming quite mild, although still the risk of overnight frosts. Becoming cloudy on Monday with perhaps some light drizzle over the hills.

Updated at: 1517 on Thu 23 Mar 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.