Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 14:00:00 Total observation time: 2 hours
Official Counter: Jerry McWilliams
Observers: Jerry McWilliams
Weather: Mostly cloudy early then rain until about 1200 hours when it began to clear somewhat before getting cloudy again. Winds strong out of the SW with temps. reaching the mid 60s F.
Raptor Observations: I watched the first hour with no birds, then the rain came. I went back out when it began to clear at 1300 hrs. and had brief movement of birds pushing through very high, then when heavy clouds moved back in the flight shut down.
Non-raptor Observations: Common Loon--1, Double-crested Cormorant--11
Predictions: West wind won't be good with much cooler temperatures.
Jerry McWilliams Erie, Erie County, Pa. <jerrymcw...>