West Shore tide water levels Post author:Szabi Post published:30/03/2019 Post category:Spots Post comments:0 Comments The forecast with wind speed, wind direction and tide levelsIt was between spring and neap tideSpring HW ~8m, LW ~0mNeap HW ~6m, LW ~2m (sometimes kiteable in the channel) Low tide 1.7mWater is about 20 minutes walk away. Only go out if you’re really desperate and you know how to avoid hitting half-hidden rocks. 1 hour after low tide 2.0mMeet up with friends, check your gear and do some beach cleaning. 2 hours after low tide 2.9mYou’re good to go! Flat, shallow water.Be careful around rocks and shipwreck in the middle of the channel! 3 hours after low tide – 3 hours to high tide 4.3mTide speeds up, it gets a bit choppier 2 hours to high tide 5.7mBeach downwind disappears, make sure you stay upwind.There are still bail-out points, but they’re risky without help. 1 hour to high tide 6.6mFlatwater fun behind the groyne.With NW pumping wind, go further out and chase the waves.You’re getting close to the beach. High tide 7.0mAt spring tide there’s not much beach left to set up or land.Neap tide conditions are perfect for foiling.Watch out for submerged pipe.On a busy day, stay clear of swimmers.The warden will easily get upset with you if you don’t.Please follow the rules of the beach! Tags: West Shore You Might Also Like Sal, Cape Verde trip notes 26/04/2018 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.