Weather Links

Soundings

How to read soundings

 

CHARTS, + plain  English
all - alternative source
MO basic source
US military
ECMWF
Dewpoint - recent
Expert DIY
sea temperatures
Plain lang online wx
SATPICS (polar)
Met Off i/r
weatheronline
hi-res archive (1)
Dundee + Terra/Aqua (2)
Terra/Aqua high res (3)
SATPICS (geo)
animation inf/red
Meteosat long archive
METARS
by regions (free reg)
past 24 hours metars (4)
nearly all UK airfields
world metars
HELP / ADVICE
code <> A/F name
Metar/Taf decode help
SOUNDINGS, etc
NOAA interactive
Infomet
forecast dewpoints
forecast 850 mb temps
forecast metgram Basel
tutorial
OTHER DATA
F214 / 215 (free reg)
Notes: advice for links with (numbers) 
(1) hi-res archive easiest way to search is "find in page" (from edit on top bar) and insert date, MMDD, eg 0831
(2) Dundee + Terra/Aqua - useful to show timing in connection with (3)
(3) Terra/Aqua high res - it is tricky to find the appropriate pass.  Easiest is to look first at Dundee (2) to find timing.
Resolution as high as 250 metres/pixel
(4) past 24 hours metars  use code modification to get longer archive = eg alter 24 (hrs) to be eg 72 (hrs)
 
Prime links have Other links further down the page are underlined------yellow
There is a huge amount of information available from this page.  It is worthwhile studying in detail. 
The data you want is most probably here, so do have a good look before writing to me for help
For more details of the prime links, go to this
rain forecast rain forecast
radar MO radar BBC
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all charts bbc chart
x/c weather chart meteocentre
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satpic
satpic visual satpic animation
satpic hi-res satpic Burton
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soundings
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webcams
 
Photographic competition might also be of interest to people other than glider pilots.
Basic theme is gliding photos that would be suitable as paintings. 
There are already some excellent entries that show skyscapes, etc.   They can be seen here - many linked pages 
 
Prime links have Other links further down the page are underlined------yellow
There is a huge amount of information available from this page.  It is worthwhile studying in detail. 
The data you want is most probably here, so do have a good look before writing to me for help
For more details of the prime links, go to this
rain forecast rain forecast
radar MO radar BBC
------------------------------------------------------
all charts bbc chart
x/c weather chart meteocentre
------------------------------------------------------
satpic
satpic visual satpic animation
satpic hi-res satpic Burton
------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------
soundings
------------------------------------------------------
webcams
 
Photographic competition might also be of interest to people other than glider pilots.
Basic theme is gliding photos that would be suitable as paintings. 
There are already some excellent entries that show skyscapes, etc.   They can be seen here - many linked pages