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Southend - Thorpe Bay (Beach)

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Thursday   (23 March 2017)
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8 8
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4 4
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NE 18 31 NE 19 33
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0 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday   (24 March 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
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ENE 19 33 ENE 19 32 ENE 19 32 ENE 19 32 ENE 19 31 ENE 19 30 ENE 18 29 ENE 19 29 ENE 20 30 ENE 20 30 ENE 19 29 ENE 19 28 ENE 19 28 ENE 19 27 NE 18 28 NE 18 27 NE 18 28 NE 17 27 NE 15 27 NE 15 27 NE 15 28 NE 16 28 NE 15 28 NE 15 27
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* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday   (25 March 2017)
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NE 15 26 NE 15 26 NE 14 25 NE 20 30 NE 22 34 NE 23 35 NE 19 31 NE 17 28
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Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
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0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday   (26 March 2017)
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NE 16 26 ENE 17 26 ENE 16 25 ENE 18 29 ENE 18 29 ENE 17 28 ENE 15 23 ENE 13 21
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Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday   (27 March 2017)
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Slight Slight Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets)
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0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday   (28 March 2017)
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6 6 6 8 10 11 9 7
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E 7 11 ESE 8 11 SE 8 11 SSE 9 15 SSE 11 18 S 13 22 S 11 18 S 11 16
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VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
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92% 91% 91% 82% 72% 66% 74% 88%
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Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets)
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday   (29 March 2017)
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9 9 9 11 13 13 12 11
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7 7 7 9 10 10 10 9
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S 10 15 SSW 10 15 SSW 10 16 SSW 12 20 SSW 14 23 SSW 13 22 SSW 12 18 S 11 17
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90% 91% 91% 83% 72% 70% 75% 82%
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Issued at: 2100 on Thu 23 Mar 2017

Forecast summary

Regional forecast for East of England

Dry on Friday with some afternoon sunshine.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will be dry overnight with a few clear spells, although it will generally be rather cloudy. The stiff northeast wind will continue through the evening although will ease a little overnight. Minimum Temperature 5 °C.

Friday:

Fine and dry with some sunny spells developing, especially in the afternoon. Feeling warm inland when the sun comes out, but cooler near the coast in the northeast breeze. Maximum Temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Dry and mostly fine with sunny spells, although more cloud is expected on Sunday. Feeling pleasantly warm inland in sunshine, but chilly near the coast in easterly winds.

Updated at: 1444 on Thu 23 Mar 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Fine and dry with good spells of sunshine this weekend.

This Evening and Tonight:

It'll be windy with rain at times in the far south. Elsewhere, it will be dry and colder than last night, with a fairly widespread frost and perhaps some fog patches across northern parts. Some rain in the far north.

Friday:

A chilly start, but mostly dry with sunny spells for much of the UK. Cloudy and windy in the far south with rain gradually dying out.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

It generally stays fine and dry, with a good deal of sunshine for most this weekend and early next week. Feeling pleasantly warm by day, but turning chilly by night.

Updated at: 1458 on Thu 23 Mar 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 to Thursday 6 Apr 2017:

Many places will be mostly dry with sunny spells on Tuesday and Wednesday, once any early mist and fog patches clear. However, we may see the increasing chance of outbreaks of showery rain affecting south-western parts during Tuesday. Becoming more unsettled generally across the UK from Wednesday onwards. The most unsettled conditions are likely to be across north-western parts, where it will be wet and windy at times, with gales in places. Meanwhile, much of southern and eastern parts will hold onto the driest conditions, although even here some rain and windier conditions are likely. Temperatures will stay generally rather warm, and frosts becoming less likely. The start of April will see a good deal of settled and dry weather across the UK, with unsettled conditions likely in the northwest.

Updated at: 1208 on Thu 23 Mar 2017

UK Outlook for Friday 7 Apr 2017 to Friday 21 Apr 2017:

Much of this period will see a good deal of settled and dry weather across the UK. However, we are likely to see unsettled conditions with cloud, rain and strong winds affecting the far north and west of the UK at times, particularly at the start of the period. However, such unsettled spells of weather are likely to be short-lived. Temperatures are likely to be warmer than average, but with rather chilly nights at times, with frost and fog in places. Any colder spells are likely to be short-lived, although there slight indications these may be more prevalent later in the month.

Updated at: 1208 on Thu 23 Mar 2017