18 September 2021 Ride

It might be a little damp tomorrow but at least it won’t be freezing. Let’s hope the predicted morning showers will keep away until later in the day. Restrictions have been lifted so we better take advantage of it. 8am start from Darnum.

It will be partly cloudy tomorrow with a high (70%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

11 September 2021 Ride

Not quite ‘Freedom Day’ but we are allowed to meet and ride as a group once more. Hopefully things will improve when vaccination numbers increase.

The weather looks pretty good albeit a little windy so let’s take advantage of our new found freedom for a catching up. It’s still from Darnum departing at 8am.

It will be partly cloudy tomorrow with very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

4 September 2021 Ride

As much as we would like to meet and ride together, two things will be in our way – tomorrow’s weather and the continuation of our lock down. I’m told it is our seventh. We have to continue riding within our 5km zone until we are told otherwise.

Forecast for tomorrow is to be cloudy with very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Heavy falls possible about the ranges. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

28 August 2021 Ride

Trust you are all well. Twenty two days into our 6th Covid lockdown and restrictions limiting us to ride within 5km from home. It would normally be a Yarragon-Westbury ride for us but for the lockdown. No point complaining. We just have to do our part in beating this insidious Delta strain.

This doesn’t mean we can’t ride but we have to do this in pairs within 5km from home. For your on road safety please ride with your lights on.

It will be partly cloudy tomorrow with p Patchy morning fog in the west. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

21 August 2021 Ride

Cloudy tonight but tomorrow’s weather looks pretty ok but cool and breezy for our ride. Yes, it’s still Darnum setting off at 8am. Nevertheless come prepared for all weather eventualities. Batteries charged and light on for the ride please.

Mostly sunny tomorrow with a slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1500 metres. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

14 August 2021 Ride

The forecast for tomorrow promises to be ideal for a ride – a little cool with sight breeze. More importantly our 6th Covid lockdown has been lifted albeit with a few minor restrictions. This means we can resume our usual ride. Darnum it is where we are to set off at 8am.

BOM predicts tomorrow will be mostly sunny with a slight (30%) chance of a shower, mainly near Wilsons Promontory. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 18.

7 August 2021 Ride – Lockdown

Well, what do you know we are again subject to a seven day lockdown with a 5km radius travel restriction from home – our 6th.

Hopefully we will be able to resume our ride the Saturday after – zero Delta transmissions permitting.

For those who are intending to ride in their neighbourhood the weather tomorrow is forecast to be cloudy with very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

31 July 2021 Ride – Yarragon

It’s not only the end of lockdown and some restrictions, it’s also the last Saturday of July meaning we will start form Yarragon for our Westbury ride. The weather over the last week or so has been pretty cold and windy and at times quite wet. The forecast for tomorrow however is for a mild morning (rain later in the afternoon). Look forward to catching up for an enjoyable and cohesive group ride. Please have your batteries charged and lights on for our ride.

Meet at the carpark in Hahns Lane for an 8am set off, Coffee at Fozzygobbles after.

Saturday will be a mostly sunny day with a very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm near Wilsons Promontory at night. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 20

24 July 2021 Ride – Lockdown

The lockdown continues until next Tuesday. We just need to ride at a time of your choosing, best with another, within 5km from home. Hopefully we can meet again the following Saturday.

It will be very cool and partly cloudy with high (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres, lowering to 1000 metres during the afternoon and to 700 metres in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Gusty winds and possible small hail. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 15.

17 July 2021 Ride

Well what do you know! We are under our fifth lockdown, the third this year. Delta Covid19 is certainly causing untold suffering to many. We are allowed to ride but within 5kms from home. Darnum will be over 5km away for some. Those who live closer may want to ride from Darnum can do so but will have to do so in pairs. Masks are to be worn when not riding.

Let’s scratch for a ¬†positive – ¬†it is forecast to be raining tomorrow morning so we could spend extra time in our warm beds and then have our coffee at our respective breakfast tables.

The forecast for tomorrow is to be cloudy with a very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the evening. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.