Tag: tides

A low pressure system sits to the NW of the UK

Understanding what weather can do to the tides

A little understanding of what the weather can do to the tides does help explain what occurred last night. It was not simply a case of a 'very high tide' - the weather conditions played a significant part in causing the flooding. Storm Brendam being the principal culprit this time... For those that know the area, the show field in Strontian and the Kilcamb fields were both under a little…