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  • Weather is fine here and its raining

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    01-30-2012, 05:27 PM
  #1
Yearling
How's your weather? Can you ride

The weather here is driving me bonkers! I'm in melbourne aus and we've had stinking hot days lately. Until yesterday when there was 2 hours of niceness when of course I was busy. Now it's freezing and raining. SERIOUSLY MELBOURNE!

Means I can't ride Ella as I get heatstroke at the drop of a hat and don't want to stuff up or it's raining .
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    01-30-2012, 05:50 PM
  #2
Yearling
Today is a great day in SW Missouri, USA. We hit 65 degrees, but it is windy. Truthfully, if you own a pair of long underwear and a decent coat with gloves and hat we have not had more than 3 or days where it was unsafe to ride due to weather. Our temps have been averaging above 30 degrees with little rainfall and no snow.

The wind has been the most frustrating. Strong enough to rattle the rafters around here.
     
    01-30-2012, 05:53 PM
  #3
mls
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Currently GORGEOUS in Minnesota. 43F!

Too bad it gets dark around 5:30 or I would be trail riding pretty much every night this week!
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    01-30-2012, 05:54 PM
  #4
Green Broke
Stop you're belly aching and mount up. I ride in 100 degree days, and freezin days. Long as it isnt a steady rain, or the trails are slick with ice I don't let it change my plans. I invested with some good clothing this year and enjoyed every day I rode out. It was 98 degrees and raining during that pic on the right.
     
    01-30-2012, 05:58 PM
  #5
mls
Trained
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Originally Posted by Joe4d    
stop you're belly aching and mount up. I ride in 100 degree days, and freezin days. Long as it isnt a steady rain, or the trails are slick with ice I don't let it change my plans. I invested with some good clothing this year and enjoyed every day I rode out. It was 98 degrees and raining during that pic on the right.
If the OP is prone to heatstroke - I don't see that as belly aching.
     
    01-30-2012, 05:58 PM
  #6
Yearling
North victoria, had days of 40 degree heat which I have been riding in and had a lesson on today but it poured rain all day yesterday so everything is slippery, no lesson for me!
     
    01-30-2012, 06:00 PM
  #7
Super Moderator
The temperatures are dropping here now, and currently are about -25 to -30 by Celsium, -35 in windchill. No, I'm not riding now, but I still do some groundwork.
     
    01-30-2012, 06:04 PM
  #8
Banned
Weather's fine here. It's my body that's not letting me ride
     
    01-30-2012, 06:28 PM
  #9
Foal
Splendid in North Carolina, nice and warm.
     
    01-30-2012, 06:34 PM
  #10
Yearling
Well today its 38 in ND, and theres snow on the ground so I can but I injured my ankle so I can't :(
     

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