Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 17:30:00 Total observation time: 8.5 hours
Official Counter: Joan Boudreau and Bob Abrams
Observers: Wes Hetrick
Visitors: A great dog day with no less than 6 Pit Bulls, a Catahoula, a German Shepard, 5 Dachshunds, 1 Chihuahua, 6 Golden Doodles, a Black Lab, 2 Australian Cattle Dogs, a Sheltie, a brute of an English Bulldog named Zep and about 40 other mutts.
Humans included Wade Snyder, Harry McCoy and Joe Kelly.
Weather: Starting temp of 57 degrees F to about 65. The winds were variable all day with a WNW in the morning and periods of E in the afternoon. Cloud cover varied from 10% to about 80%.
Raptor Observations: Surprising number of Broad-winged Hawks for the date with the largest kettle having 200 birds and another with 111.
Non-raptor Observations: Several DC Cormorants, 2 Common Nighthawks, 6 RT Hummingbirds, 150 Cedar Waxwings, 10 Monarchs.
Predictions: Probably a good liftoff and who knows what else. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Joan and Bob (<icepeep...>)