Like it dry, hot and sunny?…then look away now!

After what has been a pretty decent July so far, the final few days should see more fine, dry and warm/very warm weather in the south, but across the north a more unsettled pattern has already become established. As we move into Aug low pressure looks set to become the dominant feature, meaning all parts [...]

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Legal weather cases ramp up for BWS

The number of legal cases BWS staff have dealt with over the past year has more than doubled in number, compared to the previous year,  ending June 2014. Whether written reports, email verifications, site investigations or expert witness appearances in court, weather impacted legal cases have been on the up – ranging from murder and manslaughter, [...]

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World Cup & Weather Impact

There’s been a lot of talk about weather impact in the forthcoming World Cup – particularly with regards to the high humidity and heat in the northern part of Brazil.   Be in no doubt, the talk is warranted and the concern and preparation for what is likely to be a tournament of very variable weather  [...]

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What drives football prices? #weatheritsagoodbet

What do the bookmakers look to when pricing football markets?    Well there are 7 key areas -: 1.  Form 2. Head to Head 3. Statistics. 4. Referee. 5. Market Place. 6. Maths v positional values. 7. Weather.  1-6 are the ‘meat and drink’ to bookmakers in setting their main markets.  Weather is the additional factor – the [...]

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A FLASH IN THE PAN?!!

For the most part we can say we’re prepared, but what happens when the weather gets really nasty? Every year stories of flash flooding hit the news, taking towns by surprise and wiping out a community in their path.   During the past few days, images of flash flooding in Boulder County, Colorado, have emerged, [...]

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#Weatheritsagoodbet

Well the first storm of Autumn delivered the wind and rain as predicted this weekend and not unsurprisingly it also delivered the goods as far as weather related sporting bets were concerned.   Friday evening saw all the predicted total points UNDERS coming in on the RU and RL games we flagged up, with the singles and multiples giving a [...]

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£1 a day sporting weather service…it works!

Weather matters.  It changes the outcomes of a wide range of weather sensitive sports markets across the globe. We know it and the bookmakers know it – that’s why British Weather Services supply some of the biggest names in the sports gambling arena, including Ladbrokes, Bet365, Betfair, Paddy Power, TabSport and SkyBet. Yes they have [...]

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NFL weather

This is how we update NFL &  for the bookmakers (live example):  College football similarly. Thursday 29th August 2013  Detroit @ Buffalo 1900 – Dry and very warm/increasingly humid. Indianapolis @ Cincinnati 1900 – Dry and hot > very warm. Philadelphia @ NY Jets 1900 – 30% risk of a thunderstorm. Very warm and humid. (amber [...]

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How NOT to be struck by lightning

Ok most of us try to avoid leaving ourselves open to the potential of a lightning strike; but year after year, injuries and fatalities occur when thunderstorms hit.   So, here’s our point by point guide on how not to be part of the ugly lightning strike statistics -:   * Keep your eye on the weather forecast.   To know [...]

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£1 a day sporting weather service for Bettors – an example:

Think the weather doesnt matter?  Think again!  Here’s an example of the kind of thing you might receive on a daily basis IF you subscribed to the BWS Sporting Weather Service (SWS) -:   Simply email sports@britishweatherservices.co.uk to join and get the experts working for you!   £1 per day sporting weather service from British Weather Services for Bettors. [...]

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