A 39-year-old woman who was rescued from the sea near Folkestone has died, Kent Police said.
Update: A 39-year-old lady rescued from the sea in #Folkestone has sadly passed away despite efforts from emergency services to save her.
Kent Police was called at 6.54am following a report of a woman in the sea.
Folkestone and Dungeness coastguard, Doverlifeboat and a helicopter were dispatched to an area off the harbour. The woman later died in hospital.
Police said they are not currently treating the death as suspicious, and a report is being prepared for the Coroner.
A windy day across the UK with sunshine in the north and cloud in the south.
Homeowners and businesses affected by the severe weather are being advised to contact their insurer as soon as possible.
Tuesday will be a largely cloudy day with some showers and highs of 12 Celsius (54F).