Expedition WRF weather simulations

For various sailing locations, especially those where high resolution data is either hard to obtain or not available.

Some areas are permanent, while others are on demand for regattas.

As used by multiple Americas cup, Olympic etc teams.


MSLP, rain, 10m wind and gusts, 20m wind, 2m temperature, CAPE & total cloud cover. Others available on request.

The Expedition interface allows just the wind or just basic parameters to be downloaded.

Updated every 6 hours (4x daily), except for NZ where the model is updated every 3 hours.


1/12° 0.083° (< 5nm), 1 hour increments to 72 hours

1/36° 0.028° (< 2nm), 30 minute increments to 36 hours

1/108° 0.009° (1/2nm), 30 minute increments to 24 hours


Best viewed in Expedition.

Update times can be checked in Expedition before downloading.

Some areas are on demand.


1/12° (0.083°) 1/36° (0.028°) 1/108° (0.009°)
New Zealand NZ North Auckland
  Cook Strait  
NZ North Auckland  
NZ Central Bay Of Islands  
NZ South Coromandel   
Adelaide Adelaide  
New South Wales Sydney Sydney
Queensland north Hamilton Island Hamilton Island
Queensland south Brisbane  
Perth Perth  
Tasmania Hobart  
Baleares Baleares Palma
Middle Sea race Middle Sea race  
Cape Town Cape Town Cape Town
Caribbean 600 Caribbean 600 Antigua
UK South UK South Solent
English Channel Scillies  
Irish Sea Lyme Bay  
  St Helier  
  Le Havre  
On demand    
Italy Capri  
Scarlino Scarlino Scarlino
St Tropez St Tropez St Tropez
Sardinia Sardinia Cagliari
    Porto Cervo
Hong Kong Hong Kong  
Kings Cup Kings Cup  
Japan Enoshima Enoshima
Manila Manila