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


BBC Weather on iPlayer

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


2020/01/21 12:06
TAF EGBB 211102Z 2112/2212 28004KT 9999 SCT024 
      TEMPO 2116/2120 8000 BKN010 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2117/2120 3000 BR BKN006 
      BECMG 2120/2123 2000 BR BKN006 
      TEMPO 2121/2212 BKN004 PROB40 
      TEMPO 2121/2210 0200 FG BKN001

Brize Norton

2020/01/21 23:21
      AMD EGVN 202326Z 2023/2121 VRB03KT 5000 HZ NSC 
      BECMG 2023/2102 3000 BR PROB40 2102/2111 0200 FZFG VV/// 
      BECMG 2111/2113 9999 NSW PROB30 
      TEMPO 2111/2113 SCT010 
      BECMG 2119/2121 BKN015


2020/01/21 12:12
TAF TAF EGFF 211107Z 2112/2212 02003KT 9999 FEW025 
      TEMPO 2121/2124 8000 
      BECMG 2200/2203 8000 BKN014 
      BECMG 2203/2206 BKN008 
      TEMPO 2206/2212 BKN004

Select station

2020/01/21 12:09
TAF TAF EGCC 211104Z 2112/2218 VRB03KT 9999 BKN016 
      BECMG 2112/2115 SCT007 BKN009 
      TEMPO 2115/2119 3000 BR BKN003 
      BECMG 2119/2122 2000 BR BKN003 PROB40 2120/2212 0300 FG BKN001

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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