- roughly equidistant from Cowes, Calshot and Hill Head.
Christchurch, Hurst Castle, Lymington, Portland, Yarmouth.
Poole Harbour Weather
Bell Hill Weather station - Actual Wind/Temp/Pressure.
Henstridge Airfield weather station which gives up-to-the minute accurate weather reports 24/7. It is 8 miles NW of Bell and slightly less SW of Mere, so useful for both sites.
Durlston Weather - Useful for Ballard/Knitson.
Sat24 - (almost) live satellite pictures of UK.
Skylinkweather - 100 UK locations.
Strategic Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes - south coast stations.
Wendy Windblows - telephone into automated weather stations (paid subscription).
XC Weather - Actual Wind/Temp/Pressure/Weather.
Swanage webcam - controllable web cam you can zoom on Ballard take-off. log in is guest, pswd guest
Bournemouth Beach Webcam
COLA - Euro
and World Charts
ECMWF - synoptic
charts +3-6 days
Glidemet - gliding weather
for southern Britain
- Regional Atmospheric Soaring Prediction: thermal strength, cloudbase,
Office SW forcast
- for Bell Hill
- for Southbourne
- for Barton
- for Cowdown / Telegraph(Batcombe) / Eggerdon
Gliding Society - nr Alton, Hants (email subscription)
- for Monk's Down / Winklebury / Whitsheet
- for Ballards / Knitson / Kimmeridge
- for White Horse / Ringstead
- a selection of UK cities
UK Weather - wind and synoptics avalable
hgpg.co.uk - a
collection of weather links
Netweather GFS and other charts
temperature outlook for Europe
precipitation outlook for Europe
- coastal weather, Kimmeridge Bay selected
High Resolution Images, Dundee (subscription service)