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Monday 16 January

High Low High Low
01:30 07:45 13:44 20:08
6.8 m 0.9 m 6.6 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain N 6
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Tuesday 17 January

High Low High Low
02:10 08:26 14:24 20:46
6.6 m 1.1 m 6.3 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day E 7
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Wednesday 18 January

High Low High Low
02:48 09:06 15:04 21:26
6.3 m 1.4 m 6.0 m 1.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day NE 8
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Thursday 19 January

High Low High Low
03:30 09:48 15:48 22:09
6.0 m 1.7 m 5.6 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NE 8
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Friday 20 January

High Low High Low
04:15 10:38 16:39 23:03
5.6 m 2.0 m 5.2 m 2.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast ENE 8
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Regional forecast for London & South East England

Today:

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain for most areas during the morning, though Kent and East Sussex should be mainly dry, with early frost and fog patches. Rain clearing during the afternoon to become mainly dry. Feeling chilly throughout the day. Maximum Temperature 4 °C.

Tonight:

Mainly dry and rather cloudy overnight, with light winds. Some clear spells in eastern areas, leading to cold and frosty conditions here, and a risk of fog patches. Minimum Temperature -1 °C.

Tuesday:

A rather cloudy, chilly but mainly dry day, with light winds. Generally brighter but colder in the east, with fog patches clearing, and some sunshine in Kent. Maximum Temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Mainly cloudy, with light winds and patchy light rain, though with some drier intervals also, and sunny spells along the south coast. Wednesday chilly, but milder on Thursday and Friday.

Updated at: 0147 on Mon 16 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.