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Finally have the boat now so just getting back up to speed with which weather forecasting app is the easiest and most accurate,

Yes I do understand that in NZ weather forecasting is a a job where you can be wrong 50% of the time and still have a job.

Windy, Coast Guard Nowcasting, Windguru?

Any one else?

Based in GH

Any input will be appreciated.

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Does the Coastguard app actually work now for nowcasting?

I use predict wind for anything detailed. The 4 forecasts in it give a good indication of how reliable the forecasts are. If all 4 are the same, it will be reliable, if all 4 are completely different, you know the weather will be like a box of chocolates...

The only way you can get the indication of accuracy for any given day is with multiple models.

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13 hours ago, Sabre said:

I use metvuw first for big picture then Windy for shorter term planning. Also monitor nowcasting when sailing.

I've found Coastguard forcasts are so general and vague they are practically worthless.

I'm very similar, metvuw then PredictWind

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