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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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* 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: 1100 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for East of England

Dull in the morning, brighter later. Mild.

Today:

A mild but dull start, with overcast skies for many and some drizzle. This will slowly clear through the morning, along with any lingering fog patches. Breezier in the afternoon, with some bright or sunny spells. especially in the east. Maximum Temperature 12 °C.

Tonight:

Dry overnight with winds easing. Cloudy in the west, with the best of any clearer spells in the east, where some mist patches are also possible. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Thursday:

A dry start but cloud thickening from the west. Cloudy for most by the afternoon, with a few spots of drizzle. Light winds. Maximum Temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Strengthening winds Friday with outbreaks of rain at first, turning drier later. Rain, possibly heavy for a time Saturday with light winds. Dry and bright on Sunday. Mild throughout.

Updated at: 0358 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain for some today. Sunny spells in the south later.

Today:

Low cloud, fog and hill fog in the south-east will tend to lift and break, allowing some sunshine here later. Meanwhile, windy but generally cloudy in the north, with a band of rain slowly spreading south-eastwards into central parts.

Tonight:

Occasional rain, heavy at times, across Wales, parts of northern and south-west England overnight. Otherwise, mostly dry with clear spells in the south and east. Very windy in the north.

Thursday:

Rain, sometimes heavy, clearing Wales, central and northern England during the morning, leaving cloudy skies with patchy drizzle in the south. Breezy, but drier and brighter in the north.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Turning cooler with spells of rain for most on Friday and Saturday, though some sunshine too. Windy in the north with showers at times. More settled on Sunday.

Updated at: 0246 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 12 Dec 2016 to Wednesday 21 Dec 2016:

It will turn wetter in the northwest on Monday with a risk of local gales. It'll be generally dry and bright for most, but patchy overnight frost and fog are likely in the southeast. Through the week, further periods of wet and windy weather are expected to move across the UK. The most unsettled conditions are likely across the north and west with drier and brighter weather for southern and eastern areas. By mid December there will probably be some longer, drier spells between the wet weather, perhaps heralding a change to something generally more settled. It will also be fairly mild initially but temperatures are likely to return closer to normal, although passing weather systems may raise them at times.

Updated at: 1137 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 22 Dec 2016 to Thursday 5 Jan 2017:

Whilst there is a good deal of uncertainty for this period, it is most likely that more settled conditions may dominate associated with high pressure affecting the UK. If the pressure does build, then we can expect drier than average conditions for most areas with lighter winds. Temperatures are also then likely to be below average with an increased risk of frost and fog, especially where skies remain clear overnight. There will probably also be some milder, unsettled interludes though, and as we head into the New Year this may become more of a feature in our weather.

Updated at: 1137 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

Southwold (Beach) tide times

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:04 2.4
Low 09:32 0.8
High 16:10 2.2
Low 21:43 1.1

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:02 2.4
Low 10:37 0.8
High 17:23 2.2
Low 22:56 1.1

Friday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:11 2.4
Low 11:43 0.7
High 18:29 2.3

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:05 1.1
High 06:20 2.4
Low 12:46 0.7
High 19:26 2.4

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:07 1.0
High 07:20 2.5
Low 13:45 0.6
High 20:17 2.5

Monday's tide times

(local port - Southwold)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:04 0.8
High 08:16 2.6
Low 14:42 0.6
High 21:06 2.5

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Southwold (Beach)

Southwold (Beach) Southwold (Beach) – Cloudy 52.325 1.684
Norwich Norwich – Cloudy 52.6305 1.2991
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Rochester Rochester – Cloudy 51.3875 0.5084
Peterborough Peterborough – Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Dover Dover – Cloudy 51.1259 1.3179
Boston Boston – Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
London London – Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Hull Hull – Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Brighton Brighton – Cloudy 50.822 -0.1356
Sheffield Sheffield – Sunny intervals 53.3809 -1.4686
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
Swindon Swindon – Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
York York – Cloudy 53.9621 -1.0789

Location Details

Southwold (Beach)

Location: 52.325, 1.684

Altitude: 1.0 m above mean sea level

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