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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


2019/10/17 12:09
TAF EGBB 171100Z 1712/1812 16007KT 9999 FEW030 
      TEMPO 1712/1723 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 1713/1721 17015G25KT 3000 +SHRA 
      TEMPO 1723/1807 6000 SHRA BKN010 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1723/1806 BKN005 
      TEMPO 1807/1812 6000 SHRA 
      BECMG 1809/1812 22011KT

Brize Norton

2019/10/17 15:39
TAF EGVN 171323Z 1715/1815 20008KT 9999 FEW020 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1715/1721 7000 -SHRA SCT018CB 
      TEMPO 1721/1806 7000 RA BKN010 BKN030CB PROB30 
      TEMPO 1802/1806 4000 +RA SCT006 BKN008 
      BECMG 1809/1812 24015KT 
      TEMPO 1810/1815 -SHRA SCT022 PROB30 
      TEMPO 1812/1815 25015G25KT 7000 SHRA SCT015CB


2019/10/17 13:23
      AMD EGFF 171315Z 1713/1812 19007KT 9999 SCT030 
      TEMPO 1713/1812 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 1713/1719 20015G25KT 3000 +SHRA TSRA BKN012CB PROB30 
      TEMPO 1719/1809 20015G25KT 3000 +SHRA BKN012CB 
      BECMG 1808/1811 23017KT 
      TEMPO 1809/1812 24020G30KT PROB40 
      TEMPO 1809/1812 3000 +SHRA BKN014CB

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2019/10/17 12:09
TAF EGCC 171100Z 1712/1818 17008KT 9999 FEW035 
      TEMPO 1712/1721 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 1712/1720 17015G25KT 3000 +SHRA PROB40 
      TEMPO 1721/1818 6000 SHRA 
      TEMPO 1723/1806 BKN010

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Soaring data for today

Data provided by RASP

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