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Week Commencing Monday 11th June 2012
2:00pm Tuesday 5th June 2012 in Tide Times
HIGH Tide Times
Monday Jun 11th are at: 0425 and 1639
Tuesday Jun 12th are at: 0521 and 1736
Wednesday Jun 13th are at: 0624 and 1840
Thursday Jun 14th are at: 0730 and 1949
Friday Jun 15th are at: 0834 and 2054
Saturday Jun 16th are at: 0929 and 2148
Sunday Jun 17th are at: 1015 and 2233
LOW Tide Times
Monday Jun 11th are at: 1009 and 2256
Tuesday Jun 12th are at: 1108 and ----
Wednesday Jun 13th are at: 0001 and 1217
Thursday Jun 14th are at: 0110 and 1332
Friday Jun 15th are at: 0213 and 1436
Saturday Jun 16th are at: 0306 and 1530
Sunday Jun 17th are at: 0351 and 1614
(All times are GMT - add one hour for British Summer Time)
To calculate other high tides in Essex and on The Thames:
Walton on the Naze - same time as Harwich Harbour
Bradwell - add 21 minutes
Southend - add 50 minutes
Tilbury - add 1 hour, 15 minutes
London Bridge - add 2 hours, 10 minutes
Brightlingsea - add 23 minutes
Burnham-on-Crouch - add 42 minutes
Clacton - add 11 minutes
Felixstowe Pier - subtract 11 minutes
Wivenhoe - add 27 minutes
River Stour - Mistley - add 25 minutes
Did you know?
The pull of the moon and sun are the main cause of tides on Earth but 100 other scientific factors affect the timing and height of tides.
Tide prediction is getting better all the time, and official tidal predictions are available up to two years in advance.
There is roughly 12 hrs 25 minutes between each high tide.
Especially high tides are called spring tides, but they have nothing to do with the season and actually occur twice a month. Spring tides also mean lower low water. The opposite to a spring tide is a neap tide.
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