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low tide

the tide when it is at its lowest level or the time at which it reaches this
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low tide

[′lō ′tīd]
(oceanography)
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The team used the data from those instruments to model and explore different ways the low tides could be causing the tremors.
It is usually visible at low tide but recent storms have meant even more of the ancient woodland, which dates back to the Bronze Age, can be seen.
'Relevant stakeholders are informed that the RLNG cargo of PSO could not be moored on January 17 owing to low tides,' SNGPL said in a statement on Friday.
I write this in La Union among crowds of surfers, many of whom religiously keep track of tides through phone apps ('Tides' is a good one) that plot out the day for you for high and low tides, depending on your location.
He said that during high and low tides, he remained faithful to the party, adding that he had no grievances with the party.
Samplings of Sea Skaters during High and Low Tides. Samplings of sea skaters were conducted during high tide (highest tidal level: 315 cm at 9:45 am) and low tide (lowest tidal level: 50 cm at 3:50 pm) on September 17, 2008.
The Isles of Scilly have very low tides in May and June, creating a long sand bar in the channel between islands Tresco and Bryher.
high and low tides); feeding behavior (W = 222.0, p less than 0.0001), preening behavior (W =204.5, p = 0.0017) and mobility behavior (W = 222.0, p less than 0.0001).
The shipwreck was first revealed when the gravitational pull of the sun, moon and planets led to extreme high and low tides in March.
The differences of the ranges are related to water levels, with extreme low tides pulling a lot of water out of the inlets and passes and extreme high tides bringing an extra volume of water in with the tide.
Tide charts are just the beginning however, the software features the ability to view actual tidal flow between high and low tides, photo identification of every fish monitored by the Florida Wildlife Commission and actual up-to-date fishing regulations directly from the FWC.