Weather and Webcam

We have a weather station that runs separately to this website that can be found at  The most recent summary from the site ‘should’ be shown below:

The website contains more comprehensive weather information including tide details, weather graphs, barometer readings and more.

We also have a webcam pointing at the beach directly in front of the club – feel free to watch the sailing, check the tide or just see what’s happening on Felpham beach.

The following shows the latest bathing water quality from the Environment Agency:

You may also be interested in the following websites for weather links:

Beaufort Scale

ForceKnotsMPHDescriptionSea Condition
000CalmSea like a mirror
11-3>2.6Light AirRipples but without foam crests
24-6>5.1Light BreezeSmall wavelets. Crests do not break
37-10>8.6Gentle BreezeLarge wavelets. Perhaps scattered white horses
411-16>13.8Moderate BreezeSmall waves. Fairly frequent white horses.
517-21>18.1Fresh BreezeModerate waves, many white horses
622-27>23.3Strong BreezeLarge waves begin to form; white foam crests, probably spray
728-33>28.4Near GaleSea heaps up and white foam blown in streaks along the direction of the wind
834-40>34.5GaleModerately high waves, crests begin to break into spindrift
941-47>40.5Strong GaleHigh waves. Dense foam along the direction of the wind. Crests of waves begin to roll over. Spray may affect visibility
1048-55>47.4StormVery high waves with long overhanging crests. The surface of the sea takes a white appearance. The tumbling of the sea becomes heavy and shock like. Visibility affected
1156-63>54.3Violent StormExceptionally high waves. The sea is completely covered with long white patches of foam lying in the direction of the wind. Visibility affected
1264+55.1+HurricaneThe air is filled with foam and spray. Sea completely white with driving spray. Visibility very seriously affected.