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It is now possible to join for £15 for membership from 1st July to 31 December plus the £10 joining fee total payable £25, securing adult membership for the rest 2017. We also have family memberships at very attractive rates. There is also, for a short time, a special offer of £50 for adult membership from 1 July  2017 to 31 December 2018.
We are now taking payments of membership fees by Standing Order. So next time you pay any fees setup a standing order for automatic renewal of future membership.
   Home      Weather Forecasts
National and local shipping forecasts are available on:
 
BBC Radio 4 LW (1515m, 198kHz) only. HM Coastguard broadcasts weather forecasts on VHF radio on various channels following an announcement on Ch16. Met Office on-line http://www.meto.gov.uk/. Many harbour and marina offices display a written forecast. Marinecall mobile services via SMS, MMS or WAP - details on-line http://www.marinecall.co.uk/. Navtex receivers provide printed forecasts and navigational information from radio signals. Also see the Weather and Tide Forecasts on this website.
 
Local Weather Forecasts
 
Always check the weather forecast before you set off fishing. Get regular updates if you are planning on being out for any length of time. Be prepared to change your plans or cancel the fishing trip if the forecast is unfavourable. In addition to national and local radio and TV forecast, here are a selection of places to get weather information.
Selection of Net based weather forecast sites:
 
     
     
     ALL IN ONE LONG RANGE FORECAST FOR SHORE ANGLERS: (This takes you to the default port of Hastings, click on the Home tab and enter your post code in the search box for a forecast at your location).
     
     Marine weather forecast website:
     Metoffice Inshore waters forecast:
     Wind Guru:
     

    Windyty  maps (See which way the wind blows)
     
     
     
     
    Beaufort Wind Scale
     
    Club boats do not go when the wind forecast is over Beaufort No. 5 (Force 5) Anything above this gives a very uncomfortable ride, the wind is gusting over 20mph with wave heights over 9ft and rough long waves forming with airborne spray.


     
     
    To enlarge the Beaufort Wind Scale click to the left on this line