- The race 2011
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In the morning the weather is very cloudy, the sky is chaotic and delivers showers, sometimes stormy. This stormy situation continues for all the day stage. Summits are hung on by clouds. These showers can be moderated locally. The conditions on the road will be bad, the rainy accumulations which can be rather important, of the order of some millimeters. A relative improvement is expected in the evening with more and more spaced out rains. However the situation remains perturbed during all night and until the next day. Winds : South-West wind from 10 to 20 kph, sometimes low, 5 in 10 kph and oscillating between the southwest and the West. Gusts are possible under thunderstorms, 30 in 40 kph. Temperatures : This morning 8am, 12°C ( Super Besse ) à 16°C à Aigurande. 17°C on the departure. 14°C on the col de la croix 15°C on arrival. Maximal: 19 to 21 degrees.