Largs Bay Sailing Club

Weather Information for Sailors

Links to useful weather information to assist sailors to plan their race

Always remember to comply with Rule 4 - Decision to race.  "The responsibility for a boat's decision to participate in a race or to continue racing is hers alone."
Consider the current boat handling skills and experience of  you and your crew in the current and predicted wind and sea conditions. 

Information Type Link to Information Provider's Website

Forecast for the Adelaide Area
Conditions, temperatures and rainfall.

Bureau of Meterology - Adelaide Forecast
7 day weather forecast.for the Adelaide Area

Forecast for South Australian Towns
Conditions & temperatures,

Bureau of Meterology - SA Forecast Area Map
Select the town that you require for a 7 day forecast.

Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast
Winds, seas and swells.

BOM - Adelaide Metropolitan Waters Forecast
5-Day wind forecast including warnings

Adelaide Area Radar Image
A visible image of approaching weather systems
BOM - Adelaide (Buckland Park) Radar Loop
Shows moisture content of the air identified using radar

Australian Sea Level Pressure Map
Interpret wind direction and speed

BOM - Mean Sea Level Pressure Analysis
Shows High and Low pressure system around Australia
Adelaide Wind Speed and Direction
A very useful wind prediction tool for racing
BOM - MetEye Wind Speed and Direction Chart
Shows predicted winds on an 3-hour moving scale
Tide Chart for Outer Harbour
and other Australian locations

BOM - Tide Predictions for Outer Harbour
Scroll down for 7-Day Outer Harbour Tide Chart

Weather Observations for Adelaide Area
St Vincent Gulf

Recent Temperature, Wind and Rainfall Records

Other weather information sources

Weatherzone - Adelaide Airport

WillyWeather - Adelaide

Seabreeze - Adelaide

Attention members: Please advise the Commodore if you know of any other 
useful sources of information that may assist sailors and
race officials to improve the safety of our fleet.



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Sailing Events at LBSC

2017/18 LBSC Sailing Program
Day .. Sat, 7th Oct 2017
2017/18 Sailing Program .. View program

2017/18 NoR & Sailing Instructions
View the 2017/18 NOR and SIs

Major Regattas scheduled at LBSC
NS14 Natl Champ Dec 17- Jan 18 .. More Info
2018 Aust Day Regatta .. View Info & Results
Tasar Aust Champ Dec 18- Jan 19 .. TBA
View regatta list under
"Major Regattas" menu

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