Weather links


RASP main page / Overlaid on Google Maps / 1km WalesStatus check / Backup Site / Backup statusMobile page

Flybubble weather tool

RASP and Synoptic summary page created by Jaroslav Polensky

Quick six day RASP Stars look-ahead

BBC video (see also Weather for the Week Ahead on BBC iPlayer)

Met Office (and cloud cover forecast)

Met Office Brecon Beacons mountain forecast high quality sat images – nice animated wind forecast showing wind, cloud, rain. Plus meteo-blue detailed forecasts too!

Malverns wind (Wyche Cutting)

Met Office synoptic charts

Sid’s forecast (Nympsfield Gliding Club)

Lasham Gliding Club forecast

Talgarth Gliding Club weather links

West Bay weather station – good for Eype

Portland Harbour weather station – good for Ringstead/Eype

WeatherOnline expert charts

WeatherSchool on YouTube (and at GFS Ensemble chart

GFS animation showing cloud and rain up to 7.5 days ahead

soaringmeteo – pretty comprehensive GFS based worldwide forecast

meteo-parapente – RASP for France, although it doesn’t forecast so many days ahead

RASP for the Alps and Italy (small fee for forecasts, free for historical charts)

Thermixc – really great XC Planner style tool showing thermal hotspots at different times of year/day, plus flying sites etc

Foehn forecast for Swiss Alps

More Foehn forecasts and maps – Valley winds (good for Switzerland)

Saint-André-les-Alpes wind station (balise)

XC Planner

NOTAM info

Easy CANP submission form (thanks Chris Williams!) (homepage of the XC Retrieve system)


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