Darn it!

After weeks of blistering heat and sunshine the weather has taken a turn for the worse as the practices end and the TT proper begins. Oh yeah, remember the Ozzie I was talking about and the nutty speed he did? Well, he crashed on Friday. And hurt his shoulder. And probably can’t actually compete.

The Met Office at Ronaldsway has the following weather predictions:

Today’s Weather – 6/6/2009

Updated at Midday. Wet and windy this afternoon with mist over the hills and best temperatures of only 10C / 50F. This evening the rain will gradually die out and the wind will ease a little.

The maximum temperature will be 10C

Four Day Forecast

Sunday: Mainly dry with moderate to fresh northeast winds and some brighter spells are likely to develop in the afternoon.
Monday: Mostly dry and bright with some sunshine. Light to moderate NE breezes, slightly warmer.
Tuesday: Dry start but often cloudy and some rain is possible by the afternoon. Mostly moderate NE winds.
Wednesday: Rather cloudy but mostly dry, perhaps just a few showery outbreaks. Moderate to fresh NE’ly.

The Department of Transport has a weather page which accesses Manx webcams.