J3979 : Yacht Club jetty, Holywood

taken 9 years ago, near to Holywood, Co Down, Northern Ireland

Yacht Club jetty, Holywood
Yacht Club jetty, Holywood
14.03 – the rising tide had almost covered the yacht club’s jetty. For comparison see J3979 : Jetty, Holywood Yacht Club. J3979 : Yacht club jetty, Holywood - February 2014 shows the tidal variation in normal circumstances
High tide and flood alert, Holywood (6 January 2014)

Some photographs taken at The Esplanade, Holywood, in the period before high water (14.58), Belfast Lough. This was the fourth successive exceptionally high tide since 3 January where flooding had been predicted. In the event, although there been flooding on previous days, today’s slightly lower tide, which was not backed by a strong wind, did not affect neighbouring houses.

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Date Taken
Monday, 6 January, 2014   (more nearby)
Thursday, 9 January, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Air, Sky, Weather 
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 393 791 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:38.4749N 5:50.5211W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 393 791
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Flood Warning  Flooding Alert  Jetty  Tidal Variation 

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