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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


2018/12/11 06:09
TAF EGBB 110502Z 1106/1206 16005KT 9999 FEW025 
      TEMPO 1106/1110 7000 BKN012 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1106/1110 4000 BR BKN003 PROB30 
      TEMPO 1110/1206 9000 BKN012

Brize Norton

2018/12/11 12:49
TAF EGVN 111047Z 1112/1212 08005KT 9999 FEW030 
      BECMG 1120/1123 6000 BR PROB40 1123/1208 4000 
      BECMG 1208/1211 8000 HZ


2018/12/11 09:26
      AMD EGFF 110919Z 1109/1206 13008KT 1300 DZ BKN001 
      BECMG 1109/1112 9999 NSW SCT020 PROB40 
      TEMPO 1112/1121 6000 -RADZ SCT006 BKN014 PROB30 
      TEMPO 1203/1206 7000 BKN012

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2018/12/11 06:09
TAF EGCC 110504Z 1106/1212 12004KT 9999 SCT025 
      TEMPO 1106/1111 8000 BKN010 PROB30 
      TEMPO 1111/1212 8000 BKN012

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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