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Back Strands ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind reported 59 km from Back Strands (light winds from the SSW at Thomastown 59 km from Back Strands). 0.6m 5 s period swell from W with an additional 0.5m 7 s period swell from NNW , plus 1.6m 4 s period wind swell from SSW
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Back Strands Surf Forecast / Sligo / Ireland

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Tuesday 25 Sep 2018 IST

Back Strands surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Back Strands sea temperature is 14.8 °C (Statistics for 25 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 13.6 max: 14.9 min: 12.4 °C)

MonTuesday 25Wednesday 26Thu
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
3
3
3
2
2
2
3
3
5
5
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
NW
0.9
NW
0.5
NW
0.4
N
2.1
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
WSW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
3
W
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.4
W
2.3
W
2.2
W
Period(s) (?)77712810111116161615151414141313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)797127495601199172413672359227421093865357028242570217918661684
Wind
(km/h)
15
SSW
20
SSE
30
S
35
S
40
S
40
SSW
40
SSW
35
SSW
35
SSW
35
SSW
30
SW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SW
20
SW
20
SSW
20
S
15
SSW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)



6:39AM
3.28



6:51PM
3.60




7:09AM
3.35



7:21PM
3.62

Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:35AM
0.22



12:39PM
0.26




1:05AM
0.14



1:11PM
0.21



Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Back Strands blow from the SE.
 MonTuesday 25Wednesday 26Thu
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
some cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudslight rainmod. rainlight rainlight raincloudylight rainlight rainlight rainsome cloudssome cloudscloudycloudysome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
----2711-211------
Temp. °C
111089911121314151616151515151412
Chill °C (?)
97455791012131415131314141310
Sunrise
----7:24-------7:26-----
Sunset
-------7:23-------7:22--

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