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Milford-on-Sea (Beach)

Tuesday 24 January

Low High Low High
01:39 08:21 14:04 20:44
1.4 m 2.4 m 1.2 m 2.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy ENE 4
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Wednesday 25 January

Low High Low High
02:21 08:53 14:42 21:15
1.3 m 2.5 m 1.1 m 2.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 12
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Thursday 26 January

Low High Low High
02:59 09:22 15:18 21:44
1.1 m 2.6 m 1.0 m 2.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day SE 17
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Friday 27 January

Low High Low High
03:34 09:50 15:54 22:13
1.0 m 2.6 m 0.8 m 2.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 17
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Saturday 28 January

Low High Low High
04:11 10:19 16:31 22:44
0.9 m 2.6 m 0.7 m 2.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 13
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Regional forecast for London & South East England

Today:

It will be another cold day, with areas of low cloud and locally dense freezing fog proving very slow to clear and perhaps lingering all day in places, greatly limiting the extent of sunny intervals. Maximum Temperature 5 °C.

Tonight:

It will remain cold overnight, with a frost and freezing fog patches quickly returning for some areas, which may again be locally dense. Minimum Temperature -3 °C.

Wednesday:

Freezing fog patches will lift and break through the morning, to allow some bright or sunny intervals. It will still feel cold, however. Maximum Temperature 6 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Cold and breezy on Thursday and Friday, but staying dry with sunny spells, and freezing fog much less prevalent. Cloudier on Saturday with winds easing.

Updated at: 0244 on Tue 24 Jan 2017


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.