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Sandymouth

Monday 18 December

High High
05:29 17:46
7.4 m 7.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SSE 4

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Tuesday 19 December

High High
06:03 18:19
7.5 m 7.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SSE 7

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Wednesday 20 December

High High
06:36 18:52
7.5 m 7.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SW 10

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Thursday 21 December

High High
07:09 19:24
7.4 m 7.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast W 13

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Friday 22 December

High High
07:42 19:58
7.3 m 7.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast WSW 6

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Regional forecast for South West England

This Evening and Tonight:

Mist will form during the evening in many eastern parts. It will turn into fog, perhaps freezing fog later in the night. Cornwall and west Devon will be milder and clearer but stay dry. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

Tuesday:

Fog in the east will linger for much of the morning but the west will start off dry and bright. However, thick low cloud will move across the region later. Maximum Temperature 11 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

The next few days will be mild, rather cloudy and mostly dry, though patchy rain is likely for a time on Thursday.

Updated at: 1556 on Mon 18 Dec 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.