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Cooden Beach (Beach)

Sunday 4 December

High Low High Low
01:25 08:06 13:34 20:27
6.7 m 1.6 m 6.6 m 1.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day ENE 14
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Monday 5 December

High Low High Low
02:04 08:45 14:16 21:08
6.5 m 1.7 m 6.4 m 1.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals ESE 7
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Tuesday 6 December

High Low High Low
02:51 09:31 15:07 21:56
6.4 m 1.8 m 6.2 m 1.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 8
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Wednesday 7 December

High Low High Low
03:51 10:26 16:14 22:54
6.2 m 1.9 m 6.0 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 13
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Thursday 8 December

High Low High
05:00 11:32 17:27
6.2 m 2.0 m 6.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 13
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Regional forecast for London & South East England

This Evening and Tonight:

Clear and cold with the breeze easing allowing an early frost to form. Increasing amounts of mist, fog and low cloud will develop from the south during the night. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

Monday:

Mostly cloudy with mist and fog only slowly lifting through the day before re-forming during the evening. Perhaps brighter in the north and east at first. Feeling quite cold. Maximum Temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday, fog slowly lifting to leave a dry and cloudy day for most. Wednesday and Thursday, rather cloudy and breezy but feeling much milder. Some patchy rain likely on Thursday.

Updated at: 1321 on Sun 4 Dec 2016


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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.