The Flemington track for tomorrow’s 2011 Melbourne Cup meet has been upgraded to a Dead 4 as at 3pm (EST).
The rail for the meet will be out 3m while the overall penetrometer is 4.73 (Inside 4.72 Outside 4.75)
There has been 1.0mm of rainfall in the past 24 hours A total of 15.mm of rainfall for the past week.
The weather for the Cup says there will be light showers with a maximum temperature of 20 celsius.
The wind direction and speed is forecast to be w/sw 10km to20km/h.