Observations Observations - June 16-20th

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  1. Claude Cat

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    Might as well kick this off now.
    Showers / rain rolling through central Victoria.
    Temps are marginal in the alps

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  2. Claude Cat

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    Warm in the sun in Sydney, cool in the shade. Light wind. Perfect day
     
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    Raining now in Brighton. Judging by the radar, it'll move through rather quickly.
     
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    Dry on the beach in Anglesea, but chilly.
     
  6. glengary

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    Nice gentle rain in Hallam. Not much in it but good for the vegies. 12.2 c with quite a bit of wind chill. Glad I'm not on a pushy.
     
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    raining in the city (Melb) since about 1130. Not too heavy. seems a tad warmer than this morning, maybe thats just me?
     
  8. Claude Cat

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    Mt Buller has shot up from 0 around midday to 2.1
     
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    Pre frontal rise ?
     
  10. Froff Life

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    Looks like moderate - heavy r*** for the alps as temps over the weekend look a bit too high
     
  11. Claude Cat

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    yep
     
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    wont get much if any white stuff.
    Leave that for next week.

    Is cold outside though, the wind has some bite, but just not quite cold enough.
    Last 2 days have been beautiful clear still winter days. Now time for some weather.
     
  13. glengary

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    Looks like becoming one very long system with multiple twists and turns, 16th-25th.
     
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    nice dose of r**n in the past half hour in Brunswick. plenty more on radar right now
     
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    10C and raining in Canberra. Weather is coming in from the NNW.
     
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    balmy and steady rain since 2am in Albury
     
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    Perisher car park. +5, windy and r**n. :(
     
  18. Claude Cat

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    Good day for ducks.
     
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    I observe warm temps and movement in the Perisher gauge.
     
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    warm in city today (melbourne) tad wet from but not sure how much came down last night
     
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    Mild in jindy. Overcast with patchy blue skies No rain. Yet.
     
  22. Claude Cat

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    We had 4mm overnight at our place. Surprised it was that much TBH
    Drizzly stuff since 9am. Just enough to get everything wet.
     
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    Perisher Front Valley cams show obvious r**n damage :(
     
  24. Claude Cat

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    Very low cloud level in Melbourne. Can't see the top of the cranes working across the road on some construction sites. Damp as all get out.
     
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    Still looks like a very wet weekend but hopefully will turn to snow from early next week! :woohoo:
     
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    Peninsula doing it's best impression of Ireland this today.
    Building a deck under tarps ATM.
     
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    Character building day riding today
     
  28. Claude Cat

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    It was ok this morning. Hoping it clears a little for home time.
     
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    My bike is filthy, didnt rain but the wet gritty winter roads, not nice.

    Should clear, but roads wont change.
    Hopeing it drys up a bit for a decent treddle tomorrow
     
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  30. Claude Cat

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    yep, bike is getting cleaned weekly at the moment.
     
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    Still five days shy of the first "seasonally correct" day of winter, (June 22nd), so there really can't be too much to hope for in anything this early. But, we take we can get!
     
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    Not that they would be working today, would have walked off at the very first sight of rain.
     
  33. Claude Cat

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    Believe it or not, they are working. I was impressed.
     
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    Mine gets cleaned after every ride, then again, I actually ride, not this trundle along the road thing. Bikes werent built for tarmac.
     
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    Obviously the CFMEU is asleep or on RDO today.
     
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  36. Claude Cat

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    Suitable large retainer*
    *May or may not be true.
     
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    Someone that agrees with me. Yeah.
     
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    wind has picked up in the city, still drizzly lots of low level cloud from my view out the 5th floor window. I am hoping my test ride tomorrow isnt a wash out
     
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    Alice Springs was on today

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    Looks better than the Alps
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    Cycle forum?
     
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    Wet and soggy in Sydney this morning.

    Reminds me of Manchester, just 10C too warm.
     
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    25mm at Dubbo last night.
     
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    Glad to read rural is getting some rain.
     
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    Above zero degrees, foggy and generally damp today at Hotham.
     
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    Indecently warm for this time of year at my machinery shed , Tumbarumba area.
     
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    Take a look at the radar map. Most of the eastern seaboard is getting a bath.
     
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    I observe I don't want to observe this thread... The next observation thread however
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    I'd be upset if there was something to lose but we are looking at a bit of man made only. A widespread 40cm+ at the end of it all will more than compensate for the minimal loses.

    And i'm too busy this week to make it down so quite happy conditions are no good. Sorry normo et.al.
     
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    Rain just got decent again here. I think the rivers may start to flow soon. Although most major dams are so empty it would have to rain lots before anything overflows.
     
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