12 October 2019 Ride

Sunshine but it will be cool with easterly winds tomorrow morning. It will be rug up time at least for the first part of the ride. Please have batteries charged and lights on for a safe ride. Start venue will be Darnum departing at 8am.

Forecast to be cloudy with slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges in the afternoon and early evening. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

5 October 2019 Ride

Cool and foggy tomorrow for a  pleasant riding weather. Depart from Darnum at 8am. Several of the group are going to ride the annual Around the Bay or the AMG event on Sunday. Now would be a good time to have a gentle ride in preparation for the event. In any case this is defnitely the time to carbo load and hydrate. This will keep the “engine” fully fuelled for the task ahead.

To those participating in the event, have a memorable and safe ride.

There will be patchy fog in the early morning followed by mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

28 September 2019 Ride (AFL Grand Final)

We’re back on site after a slight glitch. Thanks Jason and Linda for getting the site up and running again.

We’ve had pretty good riding weather over the last week. Tomorrow is forecast to be cooler tomorrow morning but reasonable for a good ride.

Being the last Saturday of the month we will start our Grand Final Ride from Yarragon departing at 8am.

Forecast for a patchy fog in the west in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

14 September 2019 Ride

Fluctuating cool and wet weather over the last week. Tomorrow is forecast to be foggy suggesting  good weather for the ride tomorrow morning. Depart at 8am from Darnum. Please have you’re batteries charged and light on for the ride.

Forecast for cloudy skies with patchy fog about the ranges in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near Wilsons Promontory at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

7 September 2019 Ride

Not a promising forecast for a ride tomorrow. Nevertheless from a positive perspective let’s see what will happen tomorrow by turning up to see what our options will be. Darnum it is departing at 8am.

It is forecast to be cloudy with very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely tomorrow morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Possible hail. Winds west to southwesterly 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

31 August 2019 Ride – Yarragon

It’s not only the last Saturday of the month but also the day of August. This means we will start from Yarragon setting off at 8am. Spring is being slowly sprung with forecast good riding weather tomorrow.

There will be areas of morning fog and frost, sunny with light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

After a successful Olivia’s Gala dinner which many of us attended, Kirsten would like feed back at coffee after our ride of what you considered good and what may need improving with the event. Can’t attend? Give Kirsten a buzz or tex (042 220 445). She would appreciate your thoughts.

Have an enjoyable and safe Father’s Day weekend!

24 August 2019 Ride

Tomorrow morning’s weather looks fine albeit a bit cold – better than it has been over the last week or so. Let’s take advantage of this predicted good weather before forecasted rain int the afternoon.

Our ride is to start from Darnum as it is not the last Saturday of the month. Depart at 8am as usual.

Tomorrow is forecast to be cloudy with areas of morning frost about the ranges. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres at night. Possible small hail near Wilsons Promontory at night. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 20.

17 August 2019 Ride

Cold and wet today and it is forecasted to be the same on Sunday. Tomorrow (Saturday)however is predicted to be fine but a little cool to cold. Fine weather means good riding weather. Rug up. Darnum it is departing at 8am.

It will be sunny with areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending northwest to northeasterly in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 1

10 August 2019

We are experiencing a polar blast which is predicted for tomorrow and is to last for the next few days. Nevertheless Ian will be prepared and in Darnum for an 8am departure – weather permitting.

Saturday will be cloudy with very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 500 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 11