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Westbrook Bay (Beach)

Sunday 19 February

High Low High Low
05:07 11:18 17:45 23:48
4.1 m 1.2 m 3.9 m 1.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals WNW 15
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Monday 20 February

High Low High
06:04 12:33 18:50
3.9 m 1.4 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 15
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Tuesday 21 February

Low High Low High
01:05 07:24 13:55 20:03
1.6 m 3.7 m 1.5 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 11
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Wednesday 22 February

Low High Low High
02:48 08:52 15:04 21:19
1.5 m 3.9 m 1.4 m 4.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 22
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Thursday 23 February

Low High Low High
03:52 09:53 16:04 22:17
1.2 m 4.1 m 1.2 m 4.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 23
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Regional forecast for London & South East England

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloud will thicken during the evening, and it will gradually turn breezy overnight. Mostly places will remain dry, however a little light rain or drizzle will spread southeast by dawn on Monday. Minimum Temperature 8 °C.

Monday:

Any early rain should clear, leaving a dry but cloudy and breezy morning. Some brighter, perhaps sunny spells could develop later and it will be feeling very mild. Maximum Temperature 16 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Rather cloudy and breezy Tuesday with a few outbreaks of rain. Some rain also likely Wednesday, perhaps clearing to fresher conditions for a time. Turning windy Thursday with further rain.

Updated at: 1315 on Sun 19 Feb 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.