highest tide of the year brings warning for Burnham coastline
and other beach users have been warned to be aware of exceptionally
high tides along Burnham-On-Sea's coastline over the next few days.
highest tides of the year at over 12 metres will come this evening
(Monday), prompting Coastguards to warn beach walkers and motorists
to take extra caution.
high tide times in Burnham-On-Sea
today (Monday) are 8.16am (11.83m) and 8.39pm (12.02m) and Tuesday
at 8.59am (11.86m) and 9.22pm (11.88m).
Coastguard Officer spokesman said: "We do advise people to
take extra care as there will be a greater risk of getting into
difficulty during this week's high tides."
the tide times and stay away from areas where you might get cut-off
or into danger - particularly if you drive on the beach or walk
along the dunes."
from the Coastguard, BARB Search & Rescue and Burnham RNLI are
on call as usual to respond to any incidents.
Environment Agency has warned of the possibility of flooding along
low lying parts of the Bristol Channel.