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Whitecliff Bay (Beach)

Monday 23 October

High Low High Low
01:45 07:21 14:01 19:36
4.7 m 1.1 m 4.8 m 1.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain WSW 14

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Tuesday 24 October

High Low High Low
02:22 07:51 14:35 20:07
4.6 m 1.3 m 4.6 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SW 19

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Wednesday 25 October

High Low High Low
02:58 08:23 15:08 20:40
4.5 m 1.5 m 4.5 m 1.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast WSW 12

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Thursday 26 October

High Low High Low
03:37 08:58 15:46 21:17
4.3 m 1.7 m 4.2 m 1.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WSW 11

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Friday 27 October

High Low High Low
04:23 09:39 16:34 22:03
4.1 m 2.0 m 4.0 m 2.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WNW 13

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Regional forecast for London & South East England

Today:

Most areas starting dry, but outbreaks of rain in the west will spread to all parts during the morning. Drier and brighter weather will follow from the west through the afternoon, but not reaching Kent until late in the day. Maximum Temperature 16 °C.

Tonight:

Dry with a few clear spells through the first part of the night, but thickening cloud will bring further outbreaks of rain across the region from the west by morning. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.

Tuesday:

A mostly cloudy and breezy but rather warm day across the region with outbreaks of rain and drizzle at first, but drier by afternoon with some brighter spells later. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Wednesday mostly cloudy with some rain or drizzle. Thursday mainly dry and feeling warm in any sunshine. More general and perhaps heavy rain spreading southeast on Friday.

Updated at: 0228 on Mon 23 Oct 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.