Observation start time: 12:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 3 hours
Official Counter: Sue Cooper
Visitors: 5 vista view drive ups with 6 people
Weather: intermittent rain day with temps.,60F, variable winds 1-12mph out of the SSE and thick haze allowing 50 to 80 yards visibility.
Raptor Observations: none
Non-raptor Observations: blue jays, blue birds and pileated woodpeckers. they all disappeared when the close artillery firing started.
Predictions: cooler temps with the jet stream pushing from the west dipping far south and hitting the warm front brings high winds clouds and rain. ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Schwenk (<schwenkde...>) Second Mountain information may be found at: 2ndmtn.shutterfly.com