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The Rostrum Shade/ Sun Exposure


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Daniel Melnyk · · Covina · Joined Jan 2017 · Points: 30

The Rostrum opens next week from falcon closures and am eager to get on it.... But it’s July and 1 millions degrees in the Valley.
I know it’s north facing but how long/ what time of the day is it in the sun?

Scott E · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Oct 2015 · Points: 80
Clint Cummins · · Palo Alto, CA · Joined Jan 2007 · Points: 934

I've been on it a few times [in the fall], and it should get zero sun until at least 3 or 4pm.
But see Alexey's post below.

Richard Randall · · Oakland · Joined Jun 2016 · Points: 0

I've been thinking the same thing when I've driven down 120 earlier this summer. I think I recall the face being in the sun a lot earlier than I expected - around 12. But the MP widget says I'm wrong so who knows.

Clint Cummins · · Palo Alto, CA · Joined Jan 2007 · Points: 934
Here's a shot taken from 120 on 2014-07-12 at 2:09pm - shows a little sun on the midway ledge and maybe on the upper part of Blind Faith.
Alexey Zelditch · · San Jose · Joined Feb 2006 · Points: 975

first pitches in July is on the sun until 1pm- unbearable with temperature  85 +. wait until mid September or later - more enjoyable 

revans90 · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Oct 2013 · Points: 25

Defiantly wait until September. 

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