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Sunday weather update - showers possible for race 19 Oct 2008

Nico Rosberg (GER) Williams, Tony Ross (GBR) Williams Race Engineer and Patrick Head (GBR) Williams Director of Engineering.
Formula One World Championship, Rd17, Chinese Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai, China, Saturday, 18 October 2008

Welcome to race day for the 17th, and penultimate, round of the 2008 FIA Formula One World Championship, Shanghai International Circuit’s Chinese Grand Prix.

It will be partially cloudy once again today with an ambient temperature high of 27 degrees Celsius and there remains a chance of showers in the region.

The race will run over 56 laps of the 5.451 kilometre (3.387 mile) track, or 305.066 kilometres (189.931 miles). It starts at 1500 hrs local time, which is eight hours ahead of GMT.