In todays’ race from Mildura 22/09/2012, 1407 WPF birds, 308 Geelong birds and app. 1000 Greater Melbourne birds, were released at 8 am. All birds cleared the race point within two minutes, leaving in one group. Conditions at the race point were clear and sunny with a light Easterly wind. On the way home birds are expected to encounter light East to North/Easterly winds of 10-15 km/h, switching to Northerly winds 20-30 km/h later in the afternoon. Maximum temperature expected for Melbourne today is 23 degrees.
Remember production of clocks is at 7 pm tonight.
For all of the other federations, the co-ordinates are:
Longtitude: -34, 11, 09.4
Latitude: 142, 10, 07.6