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Dovercourt Bay (Beach)

Saturday 20 January

High Low High Low
01:32 07:34 13:49 19:31
4.5 m 0.7 m 4.4 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Heavy rain NNE 1

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Sunday 21 January

High Low High Low
02:04 08:09 14:21 20:08
4.4 m 0.7 m 4.3 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain S 9

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Monday 22 January

High Low High Low
02:36 08:45 14:55 20:47
4.3 m 0.8 m 4.3 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WNW 12

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Tuesday 23 January

High Low High Low
03:09 09:23 15:33 21:32
4.3 m 0.8 m 4.2 m 1.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast SSW 17

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Wednesday 24 January

High Low High Low
03:47 10:08 16:15 22:23
4.2 m 0.9 m 4.1 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 24

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Regional forecast for East of England

Today:

After a frosty start for many places, with bright or sunny spells, outbreaks of rain will gradually arrive although Norfolk may remain dry. The rain may turn to sleet at times, before mostly clearing away southwards later this afternoon. Maximum Temperature 4 °C.

Tonight:

Any residual rain will soon clear, leaving large amounts of low cloud across the region. Overnight some clearer conditions may develop, then allowing a slight frost to form. Minimum Temperature -2 °C.

Sunday:

Starting dry, and frosty for many. Then sometimes heavy rain, locally preceded by sleet or perhaps snow, will spread eastwards. Later drier but still cloudy conditions follow across western areas. Maximum Temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Monday any early rain will soon clear then dry, bright and breezy. Milder and breezy for Tuesday and Wednesday, also cloudy with spells of rain or drizzle.

Updated at: 0230 on Sat 20 Jan 2018


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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.