Observation start time: 12:00:00 Observation end time: 15:30:00 Total observation time: 3.5 hours
Official Counter: Bob Stewart
Weather: AM dense fog- coverage started at 1200. Near 100% cloud cover. Fog and hoard frost. Wind from NW at 13 to 19 mph. Temp -0.9 degrees C to -0.6 degrees C. Visibility 2 km to 8.5 km. SEE ROAD CONDITIONS BELOW IN OBSERVATIONS Site not expected to manned on Monday due to deep snow on lane.
Raptor Observations: No migrating raptors. Several local Turkey Vultures meandering the valley.
Non-raptor Observations: Tufted Titmouse, Black-capped chickadee, eastern bluebirds, downy woodpecker, crows. ROAD CONDITIONS: Lambert Mtn road is not plowed and has about 3 inches of snow. The hawk watch lane has 6 or more inches of heavy snow. A vehicle with high ground clearance is a must. The grassy area of the watch is bare along with the parking area.
Predictions: Some sun. Cloudy in afternoon with possible showers. Wind from WSW at 7 mph. Site not expected to be manned, therefore the gate will be closed ! ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)