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Tang Head Surf Forecast / Scot – North Coast / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Thursday 01 Dec 2022 GMT
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Tang Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tang Head sea temperature is 11.0 °C (Statistics for 01 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 9.9 max: 10.8 min: 9.2 °C)
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Tang Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tang Head sea temperature is 11.0 °C (Statistics for 01 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 9.9 max: 10.8 min: 9.2 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Tang Head (light winds from the S at Wick Airport 24 km from Tang Head).

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24 km away, 46 min ago

Light
15 km/h
S
9.9
11.0
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Tang Head today?

The current surf forecast for Tang Head at 11PM is: 1.8m 17s primary swell from a West-northwest direction and 0.4m 13s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm December 01). An open ocean swell of 0.8m 7s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (GMT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (01 Dec)--
Afternoon (01 Dec)2.5ft (0.7m)14s
Evening (01 Dec)4.5ft (1.4m)18s

Table - waves today at Tang Head. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
08
Fri
09
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Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.7
W
0.7
W
1.4
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.4
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.3
W
2.2
W
1.9
W
1.8
W
1.8
W
2.2
WNW
2.1
WNW
2
WNW
2
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.5
W
1.4
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.1
WNW
1
W
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
W
0.6
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
1.5
N
1.6
N
1.6
N
1.6
N
1.7
N
1.7
N
1.7
N
1.7
N
1.8
N
1.7
N
1.4
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.1
NNW
1
NNW
0.9
NW
0.8
NW
0.9
NW
0.5
NW
1
W
Period(s) (?)14141816161615151414131314141414131414131313121212111111101010131312121211111111115555555566576666555
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Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)19417812452241274628682723227820331442115511721842163315051400119710909728126905724393612842021981561121029614117816019218620219515111411011514314914316116016616119517211314196805447311350
Wind
(km/h)
20
S
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
30
SE
30
SE
25
ESE
20
SE
25
SE
20
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
E
10
ESE
10
E
10
E
5
E
0
NNW
10
WSW
15
WNW
20
NW
25
N
15
NNW
15
N
10
NNW
10
ENE
15
E
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NE
20
ENE
20
ENE
20
ENE
30
NE
25
ENE
25
NE
25
NE
25
NE
25
NE
25
NE
30
NE
25
NNE
30
NE
25
NE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
offoffoffoffcross-
off
offcross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
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off
crosscross-
on
oncross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
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cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
2:46PM
2.71
4:01AM
2.41
3:57PM
2.71
5:03AM
2.52
4:59PM
2.75
5:53AM
2.66
5:53PM
2.80
6:35AM
2.79
6:40PM
2.85
7:11AM
2.89
7:22PM
2.89
7:45AM
2.97
8:00PM
2.90
8:17AM
3.02
8:37PM
2.89
Low Tide
/ height (m)
9:25PM
0.54
9:45AM
1.02
10:37PM
0.48
10:58AM
0.89
11:34PM
0.40
11:55AM
0.73
12:21AM
0.34
12:43PM
0.57
1:03AM
0.31
1:24PM
0.44
1:40AM
0.32
2:02PM
0.36
2:16AM
0.36
2:38PM
0.32

Note: the tide data above is for Dunnet Bay which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Tang Head.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Tang Head blow from the S

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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C10101191010998877776667777766666666677776556766776677776667666676
Feels °C (?)65756755320000-1-2-2-1-100-1-1-1-1002222345310-2122221012110-1-1-10-1-1-2-1-1-2
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Sunset3:26-------3:25-------3:23-------3:22-------3:22-------3:21-------3:19-------3:19---

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