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

XC Planner

NOTAM info

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


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