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Ok finally after a week of constant rain and wind Got out on the bike, officially a whimp wore the winter gloves and full face helmet, but must say though a warm whimp, roll on spring ..!! 4C here not cold yet but getting there.
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Don't see how you guys ride in that weather, cold and rain.

Hate to rub it in, but but 72 and sunny here. As soon as I put the turkey in the smoker it's off for a ride.
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It's been a right mix of weather over in east anglia.
Sunny on Sunday morn, then rain on and off all week.
Right now bright sun.
Might have a ride over the week end?
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Don't see how you guys ride in that weather, cold and rain.

Hate to rub it in, but but 72 and sunny here. As soon as I put the turkey in the smoker it's off for a ride.
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It's been a right mix of weather over in east anglia.
Sunny on Sunday morn, then rain on and off all week.
Right now bright sun.
Might have a ride over the week end?
Sort of the same here but windy i live high up overlooking a glen, just got in, not too bad now a sweltering 5C ...... only went far enough to get the bike to running temp. and to get MCN
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It's quite the same everywhere in the north of Europe...
Wind and rain.........
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Just in case any of you are interested in other parts of the civilized world, the west coast of Canada has been getting battered by heavy rainfall and gale/storm force wind ever since our (extended) summer ended in early October. October and November all-time records have been exceeded.
The superstitious are wringing their hands and crying out about the wrath of the weather gods' retribution for our smugness during the final glorious days when those of us engaging in out of doors pursuits were merrily maintaining that summer would never end this year due to the vagaries of 'climate change'. Many rivers are over their banks and a few towns are under water. Our provincial government was discussing the construction of an Ark, but the idea was scrapped when it was revealed today that the Ark budget was given to developers busily building facilities for the ill-fated 2010 Winter Olympics.
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Got up to 60 degress Fahreinheit here in Colorado today, declined a ride in the twisties as the mountains still have frozen roads in deep canyons that stay a bit slippery! Some snow expected next week but it will be gone the following week, so far I've been kept from riding no more that a week at a time in the recent winters.
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