Weather

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Access to accurate information about the weather is important to most glider pilots. With huge amounts of weather data now available online, there are a large number of free and paid-for sources of useful weather information that can be searched online.

General forecasts are available from a number of sites including the UK Met Office and Meteoblue.

The UK Met Office provides specialist GA forecasts.

Paul Rackham of London Gliding Club has pulled together some very useful gliding-weather related links.

The RASP forecast is available here. A document describing how to interpret RASP output and other related guidance is available here.