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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


2020/02/24 12:06
TAF EGBB 241100Z 2412/2512 22020G30KT 9999 FEW008 BKN020 
      BECMG 2412/2415 FEW030 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2412/2414 6000 RADZ BKN014 
      BECMG 2414/2417 26020G30KT 
      BECMG 2417/2420 26012KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2420/2506 27015G25KT 7000 SHRA BKN014 
      TEMPO 2506/2512 27015G25KT 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 2509/2512 4000 +SHRA BKN014 BKN025CB

Brize Norton

2020/02/24 12:33
TAF TAF EGVN 241028Z 2412/2512 22015G25KT 9999 -RA BKN015 
      BECMG 2412/2414 25018G30KT 
      TEMPO 2412/2415 4000 RA -DZ FEW006 BKN009 PROB40 
      TEMPO 2412/2414 2500 DZ BKN005 
      BECMG 2415/2417 NSW BKN025 
      BECMG 2416/2419 26012KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2505/2508 SCT012 
      BECMG 2508/2510 26015G25KT 
      TEMPO 2510/2512 SCT020


2020/02/24 12:10
TAF EGFF 241106Z 2412/2512 25020G30KT 4000 RA BKN009 
      BECMG 2412/2415 28015G25KT 9999 NSW FEW030 PROB40 
      TEMPO 2412/2416 25025G40KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2420/2505 7000 SHRA BKN014 
      TEMPO 2505/2512 7000 SHRA PROB30 2505/2512 26020G35KT 4000 +SHRAGS BKN010 BKN016CB

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2020/02/24 12:06
TAF EGCC 241103Z 2412/2518 20012KT 9999 BKN019 
      TEMPO 2413/2416 25018G28KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2415/2418 27020G38KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2415/2504 7000 SHRA BKN014 
      BECMG 2500/2503 26012KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2504/2512 6000 SHRASN 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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