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Weather information and forecast links for Shobdon, the Midlands, Western England and Wales


BBC Leominster local forecast and regional video.

Met Office general forecast

Met Office F214 and F215 charts (as displayed in the Aero Club each day) You have to register to use this site, but it is free.

Links to pretty much everything you need Rackham's home.

Satellite Met Office or Sat24 - visual for lower cloud, infrared for upper cloud.

XCWeather Wind map and local forecast

Will it Rain Today?

TAFs and METARs EGBB:Birmingham EGFF:Cardiff EGVN:Brize Norton

Local forecasts Met Office  MetCheck  Weatherweb

RASP Ridge wind forecast

Dewpoint+Temperature tephigram UK Soundings or Weather online

Other Club sites:Dunstable  Lasham  Nympsfield Long Mynd

Shobdon Hangar web-cam facing Southwest

Latest TAFs


2019/01/22 12:06
TAF EGBB 221104Z 2212/2312 24008KT 9999 FEW025 
      TEMPO 2212/2221 3000 SHRASN BKN008 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2212/2306 1200 SHSN BKN004 
      BECMG 2304/2307 32010KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2306/2309 4000 -SHRASN

Brize Norton

2019/01/22 12:33
TAF TAF EGVN 221019Z 2212/2312 26006KT 9999 FEW020 PROB40 
      TEMPO 2212/2217 4000 SHRASN BKN010CB PROB30 
      TEMPO 2217/2310 SCT012


2019/01/22 12:09
TAF TAF EGFF 221104Z 2212/2312 30011KT 9999 FEW025 
      TEMPO 2212/2312 6000 SHRA BKN012 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2212/2218 29016G26KT 3000 SHRASN BKN008 BKN025CB PROB30 
      TEMPO 2218/2309 4000 -SHRASN

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2019/01/22 12:06
TAF EGCC 221059Z 2212/2318 25009KT 9999 SCT020 
      TEMPO 2212/2217 4000 SHRASN BKN009 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2212/2217 1200 SHSN SHGS BKN004 BKN015CB 
      TEMPO 2217/2304 2000 SHSN BKN003 BKN015CB PROB40 
      TEMPO 2217/2303 0500 +SHSN VV/// PROB30 
      TEMPO 2303/2311 BKN008 
      BECMG 2306/2309 7000 
      BECMG 2310/2313 31010KT 9999

Decode?  - Copy the TAF (from the station code) and paste it into the METARs/TAFs box here.

Soaring data for today

Data provided by RASP

Today's Forecast for Shobdon (52.24207,-2.87443)
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