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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


2019/04/24 18:15
TAF EGBB 241706Z 2418/2518 19012KT 9999 FEW015 SCT035 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2418/2420 6000 SHRA 
      BECMG 2422/2501 12010KT PROB40 
      TEMPO 2502/2507 13015G25KT 6000 RA SHRA BKN008 
      BECMG 2508/2511 18012KT 
      TEMPO 2509/2518 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 2509/2518 19015G25KT 4000 +SHRA SHGR BKN014 BKN035CB

Brize Norton

2019/04/25 03:36
TAF EGVN 250128Z 2503/2603 18007KT 9999 SCT035 
      TEMPO 2503/2508 4000 SHRA BKN008 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2509/2511 SCT015 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2511/2516 19015G25KT 4000 SHRA SCT020CB


2019/04/24 18:15
      AMD EGFF 241810Z 2418/2518 18007KT 9999 FEW040 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2418/2501 6000 SHRA 
      BECMG 2421/2424 10012KT 
      TEMPO 2501/2506 6000 RA SHRA BKN010 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2501/2506 11015G25KT BKN008 
      BECMG 2503/2506 17010KT 
      TEMPO 2509/2518 7000 SHRA PROB30 
      TEMPO 2509/2518 18015G25KT 4000 +SHRA SHGR BKN014 BKN030CB 
      BECMG 2515/2518 23010KT

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2019/04/24 20:31
      AMD EGCC 242028Z 2420/2524 VRB03KT 9999 SCT020 
      TEMPO 2420/2422 6000 SHRA 
      TEMPO 2505/2511 6000 RA BKN010 
      BECMG 2509/2512 20013KT 
      TEMPO 2511/2519 20015G25KT 7000 SHRA BKN014 BKN030CB

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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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