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Withernsea (Beach)

Tuesday 21 February

High Low High Low
00:10 06:37 12:54 19:16
4.5 m 2.5 m 4.6 m 2.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SW 13
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Wednesday 22 February

High Low High Low
01:31 07:47 13:59 20:18
4.6 m 2.3 m 4.8 m 2.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 21
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Thursday 23 February

High Low High Low
02:29 08:39 14:47 21:05
4.8 m 2.1 m 5.1 m 1.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Heavy rain WSW 31
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Friday 24 February

High Low High Low
03:12 09:19 15:24 21:45
5.1 m 1.9 m 5.5 m 1.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WNW 15
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Saturday 25 February

High Low High Low
03:48 09:56 15:58 22:22
5.4 m 1.6 m 5.8 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SW 23
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Regional forecast for Yorkshire & Humber

This Evening and Tonight:

Mostly cloudy and windy with outbreaks of rain, initially over the Pennines before spreading to most areas later in the night with some heavy bursts possible. Rain may start to clear northern parts by dawn. Minimum Temperature 5 °C.

Wednesday:

Cloud and rain clearing south through the morning. Then mainly dry with sunny spells and just the odd shower. Strong, gusty westerly winds persisting for most of the day. Maximum Temperature 10 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Thursday, wet with snow mainly over hills. Very windy with severe gales possible. Colder overnight and through Friday with sunny spells and wintry showers. Saturday, milder but windy with rain.

Updated at: 1409 on Tue 21 Feb 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.