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- +Contacts and Emergency for Ridge Wharf Yacht Centre
- • VHF Channel 16 call sign [Solent Coastguard]
- • Alternatively, where a good phone signal exists, dial 999 and ask for the coastguard.
- • If at sea, use the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) systems to make a distress or urgency alert.
- +Local Navigation Resources
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|13:25 (1.1m)||13:25 (1.9m)|
|Time to low||1:19|
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|Mean Spring Curve||Mean Neap Curve||Intervening Period|
Small tidal stream inaccuracies can develop when advancing beyond HW Dover +6. Because of this we only enable today's tidal stream chartlets to advance 24 hours. Future tidal planning is best accomplished by using Ridge Wharf Yacht Centre's future tides predictor below.
The above image represents the current tidal streams offshore of this haven. Streams attaining three knots and above are highlighted by red arrows . All times are in local time with red text indicating springs, blue indicating neaps and gray between tidal events. Click [+] to advance the estimate by an hour and click [-] to step back. Future tidal planning is best accomplished by using Ridge Wharf Yacht Centre's future tides predictor below.
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Arrows represent the direction of tidal streams with lighter or shorter arrows indicating weaker streams. Stronger streams are indicated by heavier or longer arrows, and as mentioned above, red arrows flagging rates of 3 knots and above. Numerals represent [mean neap, mean spring] rates in tenths of a knot. For example the numbers 12,23 would indicate a mean neap of 1.2 knots and a mean spring of 2.3 knots.
More local tidal detailsToday's Wareham (River Frome) tides — High waters: 05:14, 18:35, Low waters: 10:45, 23:16
Today's Dover tides — High waters: 04:03, 16:38, Low waters: 11:18, 23:54
We are now on Neaps.
MHWS 2.2m MHWN 1.7m MLWN 1.2m MLWS 0.9m
Poole Town Quay +0030
HW -0030 Neaps, +0320 Springs, on Dover
Feel free to use our calendar, below, to predict 'Future Tidal Streams' as normal. These are displayed in local time and need no adjustment.
For planning purposes only, not for navigation. Please see our terms and conditions.
Headline: Risk of thunder in the east later on Friday.
This Evening and Tonight: A fine evening with late sunshine in western areas but often cloudy in the east. Staying mostly dry overnight, with cloud gradually thinning through the small hours, allowing for some clear spells. Minimum Temperature 9C.
Friday: Starting fine and dry for many, but cloud and showers, some heavy and potentially thundery, move across eastern parts later. Staying largely dry with sunny spells in the west. Breezy. Maximum Temperature 20C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday: Mostly dry on Saturday, but cloudier later with widespread showers moving in overnight. Showers continuing into Sunday with potential thunder. Further showers on Monday, heavy at times and possibly thundery.
Click [+] to advance by twelve hours and click [-] to step back. The forecasted time is presented in the top left hand corner of the pressure chart. Click the image to display it in a full window.
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Contacting Coastguard and Emergency Services
Coastguard should only be used for distress and urgency calls as follows:
The National Maritime Operations Centre (NMOC) based Fareham handles all operations in the area from Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Dorset and Devon. They also assist other authorities such as the Police, Fire and Ambulance with their specialist expertise. The centre is manned 24x7 and has helicopters, based at rescue bases in Portland or Lee-On-Solent, at their disposal. Ch.67 that can be used for routine communications and the National Maritime Operations Centre can be contacted directly on +44 23 8032 9486 for administrative enquiries only.
Phone 999 when it is a Police emergency, such as when a crime is in progress, someone suspected of a crime is nearby, when there is a danger to life or when violence is being used or threatened. Phone 101, the police non-emergency number, when it's less urgent than a 999 call.
Useful Local Contacts
Ridge Wharf Yacht Centre & Boat Yard
P: +44 1929 552650 | F: +44 1929 554434 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org | W: http://www.ridgewharf.co.uk/
Poole Harbour Commissioners
Poole Harbour’s Control is on VHF Ch. 14
Switchboard P: +44 1202 440200
Harbour Master P: +44 1202 440233
Admiralty Leisure Folio SC5601 ‘East Devon & Dorset Coast, Exmouth to Christchurch’ covers this area. Admiralty Chart 2175 ‘Poole Bay’ & 2611 ‘Poole Harbour and Approaches’. Imray 2000 Series Chart Pack 2300 ‘Dorset and Devon Coast’. Imray "C" Chart C10 ‘Western English Channel Passage Chart’ " and C12 ‘Eastern English Channel Passage Chart’ overlap in this area, C4 ‘Needles to Portland Bill’ and "Y" Chart Y23 ‘Poole Harbour’. NV Chart Atlas Pack UK2 ‘Start Point to the Needles’.
Please note eOceanic makes no guarantee of the validity of this information. Whilst every effort has been made to use valid source data and ensure calculations are correct, no warranty is made. All tidal predictions are approximations and differences used to calculate times and heights at secondary ports are based on stated averages that reduce precision. This information is provided as a guide only and is not to be used for navigation. For navigation please refer to published tidal tables. Actual height and time of tides are affected by barometric pressure and other weather effects. Any data provided on this page is entirely used at your own risk and you must read our legal page if you view data on this site.