20180527 cycling

bike lane

Summer is closing in. The weather has gotten warmer and more humid.

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Monday
71° humidity 97% wind 5-6 E
Muggy and no desire to ride. I kept pedaling. Eventually I felt good again. 
Headwind along Mansfield
9.08 miles
12.5 mph

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Tuesday
72° humidity 97% wind 6-8 SE
Humid and windy. It took a while to get my rhythm. 
I stopped the Apple Watch when I stopped at 7 miles. I started a new activity for the second half of the ride. Yes, a cheat. I want to be sure I make my challenge goal for 30 activities this month. 
Headwind along Mansfield
I got stuck at both cross walks by the crossing guards. 
14.05 miles
12.4 mph

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Wednesday
75° humidity 87% wind 5-6 SE
Warm, sunny and windy. 
Changed the battery in my cadence sensor. 
Wore a sleeveless shirt so my hair tickled my shoulders. 
Pumped up the tires so it may have been easier to ride. 
14.09 miles
13 mph

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Thursday
71° humidity 96% wind 1-2 E
Quick ride before work. Not much traffic. 
9.07 miles
12.7 mph

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Friday
72° humidity 98% wind 3-4 E
One loop. Not much traffic, last day of school. 
9.02 miles
12.5 mph

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Saturday
71° humidity 97% wind 4-8 E 6-13 SE
Overcast and windy. My head started to hurt as I peddled. There is a tropical storm in the gulf affecting our weather. 
Light traffic. 
Headwind along Mansfield and drizzle started. It started to rain as I approached Allegro. 
9.10 miles
12.7 mph

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Sunday
75° humidity 94% wind 13-19 E
Windy! 
The rain started as I was passing The Ridge. 
13.78 miles
12.6 mph

This week 78.2
This year 1418