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Gullane (Beach)

Tuesday 19 September

High Low High Low
02:30 08:53 14:55 21:04
5.4 m 0.6 m 5.4 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day W 13

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Wednesday 20 September

High Low High Low
03:13 09:35 15:35 21:43
5.6 m 0.5 m 5.5 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain SW 9

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Thursday 21 September

High Low High Low
03:54 10:13 16:14 22:20
5.6 m 0.4 m 5.5 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 8

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Friday 22 September

High Low High Low
04:34 10:49 16:52 22:53
5.6 m 0.5 m 5.4 m 0.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 12

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Saturday 23 September

High Low High Low
05:14 11:18 17:30 23:19
5.5 m 0.7 m 5.3 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 14

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Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

This Evening and Tonight:

Some late sunshine then clear spells across the east but soon becoming cloudy across Dumfries and Galloway. Cloud spreads east overnight with patchy mainly light rain developing. freshening southerly breeze developing. Minimum Temperature 7 °C.

Wednesday:

Rather cloudy with outbreaks of rain, although brighter at times across the Lothians and eastern Borders. The rain becomes heavier and more persistent in the afternoon, especially in the west. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Cloudy with rain in east Thursday but drier conditions spread east. Rain for a time on Friday but Saturday looks mainly dry with cloud increasing as the southerly winds strengthens.

Updated at: 1535 on Tue 19 Sep 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.