Just in case you haven't checked the forecast, it's supposed to rain pretty much all day in the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday. You won't melt when you bike in the rain, but it helps to have fenders and wear rain gear. We're also supposed to have gusty winds out of the south, which means headwinds for my evening riding.
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Thanks for the warning Richard. Being a Northwest temporary transplant to Palo Alto, we had almost forgotten what rain was like. In Seattle we alert riders when the sun is going to shine — be sure to bring sunglasses, beware of drivers blinded by the sun, and be careful of overbraking due to dry pavement ;^)