Observation start time: 09:30:00
Observation end time: 13:30:00
Total observation time: 4 hours
Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz
3 young men who I had to ask to leave
Extremely strong WNW/W wind (30+Mph sustained, with gusts as high as
48Mph). Partly cloudy skies and a high temperature of 5.4 C. There was 1”
of snow that was mostly melted by 1:30
Only one raptor which was an adult Peregrine Falcon that flew just below
the edge of the escarpment and only 20 ft out. Also had 8 turkey Vultures
that circled close to the hillside all day.
All the birds today stayed below the edge of the escarpment and close to or
on the hillside.
Crow 5, Raven 2, Blue Jay 3, Pileated Woodpecker 1, and I heard some
turkey, but they never came in sight.
Partly cloudy with a high of 5*C expected and a W wind at 15-20 mph.
Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)