thread I used the Accuweather app
in the UK, it's pretty damn good for short term, like a couple of days. The Beeb one has got it consistently wrong for SE19 for the last three days.
permalink I have been recommended this

Which is slightly hypnotic
permalink Ah the wind map
is amazing. Obviously you'd have to be a little aware of interpolation in low data areas, but it's an amazing model. Especially being able to see winds at different pressures (~heights)
permalink I am very much enjoying the little swirly bit off the coast of Denmark
permalink That is gorgeous.
permalink trippy maaaan