Royal Forth Yacht Club
Watersports at Granton

Weather

Current conditions

MMWeather provides live reports from Braefoot Bay and a number of other monitoring sites in the Central North Sea. This is the site we link to for “current wind at Braefoot Bay and Inchcolm Island“.

Forecasts

A lot of good forecasting sites are available. They use different forecast models, and different ones seem to work best at different times. It’s a good idea to look at a few, find out which ones work best for you, and if available, download their apps onto your smartphone and tablet.

Met Office – Inshore Waters Forecast

XCWeather

Weather Online

Windfinder and Wind Guru include wave forecasts.

The RYA has a useful page for weather and tides.  RYA

Bracknell Synoptic Charts‘ show pressure charts for NE Atlantic area for 12 hour intervals for the next 120 hours.

The Norwegian site “yr.nor” is highly recommended.

The widget below shows the current Windfinder forecast for Leith.


Upcoming Events

  1. RNLI Lifejacket Safety Check and CPR Training

    Saturday, April 27 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  2. PEYC Bosun’s Locker Trophy (Forth Series Div 1&2)

    Sunday, April 28
  3. Cadet registration date and equipment check

    Tuesday, April 30 @ 6:30 pm
  4. Opening Regatta

    Saturday, May 4
  5. Scottish Squib Championships

    Saturday, May 4 - Sunday, May 5
  6. Opening Regatta/Squib Scottish

    Saturday, May 4 @ 2:00 pm
  7. Squib Scottish Championship

    Sunday, May 5
  8. Cadet training on the water 1

    Tuesday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm
  9. Early Evening Points 1/6

    Wednesday, May 8 @ 7:00 pm
  10. Early Evening Points 2/6

    Thursday, May 9 @ 7:00 pm

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