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Tuesday   (26 July 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.

Wednesday   (27 July 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.

Thursday   (28 July 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.

Friday   (29 July 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.

Saturday   (30 July 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.

Sunday   (31 July 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.

Monday   (01 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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Issued at: 1800 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for London & South East England

Rain overnight, gradually clearing Wednesday. Showers possible by the afternoon.

This Evening and Tonight:

A cloudy but mostly dry evening with only limited brighter or sunny spells. Clouds will thicken overnight, with one or two spots of rain possible, before more widespread, but mostly light rain and drizzle spreads east after dawn. Feeling humid Minimum Temperature 15 °C.

Wednesday:

Some light rain likely at first, before gradually easing away by midday. Staying mostly cloudy, although one or two warm sunny spells are possible later, perhaps triggering isolated heavy showers. Maximum Temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Although likely starting dry, with sunny spells, further occasionally heavy showers are expected during Thursday. These clearing to sunny spells and showers Friday and Saturday. Feeling fresher.

Updated at: 1518 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain moving southeast to affect many parts.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain or showers across many western and northern parts will move southeast, with clearer conditions following to northern areas. Some of the rain will be heavy, particularly across western parts, and accompanied by hill fog.

Wednesday:

Rain gradually easing in the south with skies brightening, but isolated heavy and thundery showers are possible in the afternoon. Rain will affect northwest Scotland. Dry with sunny spells elsewhere.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Showery rain, perhaps heavy and thundery, affecting most away from northern Scotland on Thursday. Sunny spells and showers on Friday and Saturday, most frequent in the north. Generally feeling fresh.

Updated at: 1352 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 31 Jul 2016 to Tuesday 9 Aug 2016:

A good deal of bright weather is likely at first, but with showers affecting western and northwestern parts, while southeastern areas remain generally dry. Temperatures will be near or slightly below average, with some chilly nights, especially in the north. From Tuesday it is expected to turn more unsettled generally, with a mixture of brighter but showery spells interspersed by cloudier conditions with outbreaks of rain. Northwestern parts will see the heaviest rain and strongest winds, whereas the southeast will get the best of the dry and bright weather. Temperatures generally around average, but sometimes cooler in the northwest. The weather may turn more settled for the first weekend in August, with temperatures trending upwards, but how long this lasts, if it occurs at all, is very uncertain.

Updated at: 1207 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

UK Outlook for Wednesday 10 Aug 2016 to Wednesday 24 Aug 2016:

After perhaps a brief settled and warmer spell at first, the weather will most probably return to a changeable regime. Outbreaks of rain, along with sunshine and showers are likely to affect the country at times, but there is also expected to be some warmer and settled periods. Northern and northwestern parts will generally see the wettest weather, with the south and southeast seeing the most lengthy dry and fine spells. Temperatures will probably average out around normal, with some warmer and cooler days likely.

Updated at: 1207 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

Botany Bay (Broadstairs) tide times

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:27 5.1
Low 11:28 1.0
High 17:36 5.1

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:06 0.7
High 06:21 5.0
Low 12:20 1.1
High 18:33 5.0

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:04 0.9
High 07:22 4.8
Low 13:26 1.3
High 19:41 4.9

Friday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:19 1.0
High 08:32 4.7
Low 14:45 1.3
High 20:57 4.8

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:38 1.1
High 09:47 4.8
Low 16:05 1.2
High 22:14 4.9

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Herne Bay)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:48 1.0
High 10:56 5.0
Low 17:18 1.0
High 23:23 5.0

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 intervals 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 – Light shower day 51.4523 -0.9724
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Peterborough Peterborough – Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.2388
Boston Boston – Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Southampton Southampton – Cloudy 50.9093 -1.403
Banbury Banbury – Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Lincoln Lincoln – Sunny intervals 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Yeovil Yeovil – Overcast 50.9416 -2.632
Hull Hull – Cloudy 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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