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Bay of Skaill ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Bay of Skaill (light winds from the S at Stromness 16 km from Bay of Skaill). 1.2m 10 s period swell from WSW with 1.2m 7 s period wind swell from SSE
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16 km away, 1 h 50 min ago

Moderate
16 km/h
S
10.0
11.0
Air / Water (°C)
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Bay of Skaill Surf Forecast / Scot – Orkney / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 14 Nov 2018 GMT

Bay of Skaill surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Bay of Skaill sea temperature is 11.0 °C (Statistics for 14 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 10.4 max: 11.5 min: 9.5 °C)

Wednesday 14Thursday 15Friday 16
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
2
2
0
0
0
2
1
3
2
3
2
2
11
3
4
5
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
WSW
1
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
1
W
1.2
W
1.3
W
1.3
W
1.4
W
1.7
W
1.8
W
1.6
W
3
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
W
2.2
W
1.9
W
Period(s) (?)101099999915141414131211121212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)3221881421101061582353007118081196123189123841541206514391036
Wind
(km/h)
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
30
S
40
S
40
S
35
SSE
35
S
30
SSE
40
SSE
45
SSE
40
SSW
35
SSW
40
SW
30
SSW
25
S
25
SSE
25
SSE
Wind State(?)offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoff
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)


12:34PM
2.46



1:25AM
2.15



1:40PM
2.33



2:49AM
2.08



Low Tide
/ height (m)
6:17AM
1.06



7:08PM
0.97



7:19AM
1.22



8:25PM
1.05



8:42AM
1.29

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 Bay of Skaill blow from the SSE.
 Wednesday 14Thursday 15Friday 16
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
1111--------11----
Temp. °C
111112141414141313131313121110101111
Chill °C (?)
889121111121010101010977788
Sunrise
8:03-------8:06-------8:07-
Sunset
--3:51-------3:48-------

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