Date: 3/19/17 4:17 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Allegheny Front (19 Mar 2017) Raptors
Allegheny Front
Central City, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Mar 19, 2017
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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BV 0 0 0
TV 0 12 32
OS 0 0 0
BE 0 2 12
NH 0 3 6
SS 0 1 5
CH 0 4 7
NG 0 1 1
RS 0 3 19
BW 0 0 0
RT 0 19 72
RL 0 0 0
GE 0 20 42
AK 0 0 1
ML 0 0 0
PG 0 0 0
UA 0 0 1
UB 0 0 4
UF 0 0 0
UE 0 0 0
UR 0 0 3

Total: 0 65 205
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Observation start time: 12:00:00
Observation end time: 15:30:00
Total observation time: 3.5 hours

Official Counter: Bob Stewart

Observers:

Visitors:
None


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 !
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Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)
 
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