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Golspie - North (Beach)

Tuesday 12 December

Low High Low High
00:35 06:45 13:01 19:01
1.3 m 3.4 m 1.7 m 3.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WNW 1

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Wednesday 13 December

Low High Low High
01:45 07:56 14:12 20:12
1.3 m 3.4 m 1.6 m 3.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sleet W 12

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Thursday 14 December

Low High Low High
02:45 08:57 15:12 21:13
1.2 m 3.5 m 1.5 m 3.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WNW 10

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Friday 15 December

Low High Low High
03:36 09:48 16:01 22:05
1.2 m 3.6 m 1.3 m 3.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day NW 13

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Saturday 16 December

Low High Low High
04:19 10:31 16:44 22:52
1.2 m 3.8 m 1.2 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day W 8

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Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain and snow gradually clear eastwards through the evening with some clear spells developing overnight, but wintry showers too. More persistent rain, sleet and snow through the early hours. Risk of icy surfaces. Minimum Temperature -4 °C.

Wednesday:

Breezy with frequent showers, these soon becoming mainly of sleet or snow away from the coast. The best of any sunny spells in the east. Maximum Temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining cold with overnight frosts. Light winds and mostly dry on Thursday. Wintry showers and fresh northerly winds on Friday, turning dry with winds easing on Saturday.

Updated at: 1516 on Tue 12 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.