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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.

Friday   (26 August 2016)
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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Issued at: 0600 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for London & South East England

Less hot with thundery showers developing.

Today:

Cloudier and less hot than Wednesday, with further pulses of showery rain and some thunder possible towards the west of the region. The best of any bright or sunny spells will be to the east, where parts will stay dry. Maximum Temperature 28 °C.

Tonight:

Staying cloudy although the thundery rain will clear eastwards by dawn. Light winds allowing the odd rural mist patch to form by dawn further west. Minimum Temperature 16 °C.

Friday:

Some patchy low cloud near the coast and mist inland will soon clear to leave a mostly fine day with long sunny periods and light winds. A little less warm. Maximum Temperature 24 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday and Sunday: Humid with scattered showers developing by day, turning thundery at times. Monday should see fewer showers and more sunshine, feeling fresher in northwesterly breeze.

Updated at: 0404 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Very warm in the south, with rain and thunderstorms developing

Today:

Becoming mostly dry this morning then thundery showers developing during the afternoon. Less hot than Wednesday in the southeast of England but still very warm. Sunny spells and showers in the northwest.

Tonight:

Thundery rain will clear eastwards across England and Wales tonight. Meanwhile, showery rain, heavy at times, will affect parts of Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Dry with clear spells elsewhere.

Friday:

Early showers clearing the southeast, then mostly dry with sunny spells for most. Some heavy showers in the northwest. Warm in the southeast.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Heavy and perhaps thundery rain moving northwards on Saturday, becoming warm and humid. Rain clearing eastwards Sunday. Brighter and fresher with some scattered showers on Monday. Warm in the sunshine.

Updated at: 0422 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 29 Aug 2016 to Wednesday 7 Sep 2016:

Bank Holiday Monday is likely to see showers across much of the country, with most of these in the north and east. It should become drier through the day, but with more rain likely from the west overnight. Rain is possible across many areas next Tuesday, with the south east probably staying dry throughout. It is likely to be breezy in places with a fresher feel to the temperatures, but still warm in the sunshine. The rest of the period is looking unsettled, with bands of rain, some stronger winds in the north, but some drier interludes, especially in the south and south east. Temperatures on the whole may be around normal, but possibly warmer in the south.

Updated at: 1215 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 8 Sep 2016 to Thursday 22 Sep 2016:

A generally changeable pattern of weather through the outlook period, with the north and west of the country seeing the wettest and windiest conditions, with a risk of gales at times.. Drier and more settled conditions in the south and east, but still with a chance of rain. Temperatures are expected to be around normal for the time of year, although slightly warmer in the south east.

Updated at: 1215 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

Botany Bay (Broadstairs) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:55 5.0
Low 11:58 1.1
High 18:11 5.0

Friday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:39 1.1
High 06:54 4.8
Low 13:03 1.3
High 19:20 4.8

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:56 1.3
High 08:06 4.6
Low 14:29 1.3
High 20:41 4.7

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:21 1.3
High 09:27 4.7
Low 15:57 1.2
High 22:06 4.8

Monday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:38 1.2
High 10:42 4.8
Low 17:15 1.0
High 23:16 5.0

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:42 1.1
High 11:42 5.1
Low 18:16 0.8

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Botany Bay (Broadstairs)

Botany Bay (Broadstairs) Botany Bay (Broadstairs) – Sunny day 51.3908 1.4367
Rochester Rochester – Sunny intervals 51.3875 0.5084
Ipswich Ipswich – Sunny intervals 52.0563 1.1499
London London – Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Brighton Brighton – Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.1356
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Norwich Norwich – Sunny intervals 52.6305 1.2991
Reading Reading – Sunny intervals 51.4523 -0.9724
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Peterborough Peterborough – Light rain 52.569 -0.2388
Boston Boston – Light rain 52.9786 -0.0249
Southampton Southampton – Sunny intervals 50.9093 -1.403
Banbury Banbury – Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Swindon Swindon – Sunny intervals 51.5556 -1.7784
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Yeovil Yeovil – Sunny intervals 50.9416 -2.632
Hull Hull – Heavy rain 53.7492 -0.3471

Location Details

Botany Bay (Broadstairs)

Location: 51.3908, 1.4367

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

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