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Shropshire Sailing Club Webcam
Shropshire Sailing Club Webcam

Welcome to the SSC streaming webcam at Whitemere, Near Ellesmere, North Shropshire.  The slow speed of our rural broadband restricts the frame rate.

This is the view south from the clubhouse. Click on the icon top right for full screen view.  The webcam streaming service is provided by Camsecure.

Force
Description
Appearance of the Mere
MPH
Windsock
0
Calm
Like a Mirror.
<1
1
Light Air
Ripples
1-3
3mph
2
Light Breeze
Wavelets crest but do not break.
3-7
7mph
3
Gentle Breeze
Large wavelets which begin to break, occasional white caps.
8-12
10mph
4
Moderate Breeze
Small waves becoming longer, frequent white caps.
13-17
15mph
5
Fresh Breeze
Moderate waves, many white caps, some spray.
18-24
20mph
6
Strong Breeze
Some large waves, extensive white foam crests, some spray.
25-30
7
High wind, Moderate Gale, Near Gale.
Water heaped up, white foam from breaking waves blowing in streaks.
31-38
8
Fresh Gale
Moderately high and long waves. Crests break into spindrift, blowing foam into streaks.
39-46