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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


2020/04/02 18:16
TAF EGBB 021656Z 0218/0318 31014KT 9999 SCT035 PROB30 
      TEMPO 0306/0316 8000 -SHRA

Brize Norton

2020/04/02 21:39
TAF TAF EGVN 021932Z 0221/0321 28007KT 9999 SCT030 PROB30 
      TEMPO 0221/0306 SCT022 BKN030


2020/04/02 18:16
TAF EGFF 021659Z 0218/0318 28006KT 9999 FEW025 SCT040 PROB30 
      TEMPO 0218/0313 9000 -SHRA

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2020/04/02 18:18
TAF EGCC 021700Z 0218/0324 31016KT 9999 SCT020 
      BECMG 0218/0221 28006KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 0218/0324 8000 -SHRA 
      BECMG 0321/0324 19010KT

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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