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St Ninians Isle (Beach)

Saturday 22 July

Low High Low High
02:40 08:59 15:02 21:19
0.5 m 1.6 m 0.5 m 1.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 14

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Sunday 23 July

Low High Low High
03:31 09:56 15:50 22:10
0.5 m 1.6 m 0.5 m 1.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NE 15

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Monday 24 July

Low High Low High
04:20 10:47 16:36 22:58
0.4 m 1.6 m 0.5 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals N 14

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Tuesday 25 July

Low High Low High
05:06 11:35 17:20 23:44
0.4 m 1.6 m 0.5 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NNE 10

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Wednesday 26 July

Low High Low
05:52 12:20 18:04
0.4 m 1.6 m 0.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 9

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Regional forecast for Orkney & Shetland

This Evening and Tonight:

Shetland cloudy with a few showers this evening whilst Orkney has a bright evening with sunny spells. Tonight mostly cloudy with misty low cloud forming, but generally dry. Moderate northeast winds. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.

Sunday:

Rather cloudy, coastal mist lifting and then some brighter intervals, especially on western coasts. Most areas should remain dry and some limited sunny intervals later, Keen Northeast winds. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Monday and Tuesday will see plenty dry weather but often cloudy with limited bright spells and a Northerly breeze. Brighter later Tuesday and Wednesday before rain pushes eastwards Wednesday.evening.

Updated at: 1616 on Sat 22 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.