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post #1 of 34 (permalink) Old 07-20-2019, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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know what.....

hate to sound like a crotchedy ol man...but if this weather is any indication of what you southern folks live with during the summer...you can have it...I'll stay north and settle for riding just 8 , maybe 9 months out of the year...its f#ckin hot!!!!!
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post #2 of 34 (permalink) Old 07-20-2019, 06:53 PM
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Yep, f'ing hot from March until Nov or so. Give me somewhere mid 70's -80's.

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This is summer. It is the kind of weather I pray for when it is -20* in January.

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You just have to ride faster so the wind blows harder.
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Just ponder it........winter is right around the corner, and Santa will be riding his sleigh.
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80° at 3am today. A fantastic ride into work.

92° at noon. Hot, muggy, sticky ride home.

I can head East or West, it doesn't matter as long as it's on 2 wheels.
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I was outside most of my working years. I could take the winter but not the summer.
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How hot is it?

81 here now


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I have a pleasant 101º.

I remember around this time a few years ago, it got up to 124º.

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81.6 here. Good banana growing weather
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