Observation start time: 08:30:00 Observation end time: 15:45:00 Total observation time: 7.25 hours
Official Counter: Rose Thomas
Weather: Brisk NW winds and chilly temps (5.6-9.8C). Mostly sunny early becoming completely sunny with no clouds at all after 10am. Clear visibility.
Raptor Observations: A good Eagle day with five adult Bald Eagles (10:13, 10:21, 11:02, 1:23, 2:10) and 2 Golden Eagles (11:41 immature and 3:09 adult). One unaged Harrier at 1:28 and 2 more Merlins also recorded today. First Raptor: 9:33 RT, Last Raptor: 3:31 RT.
Non-raptor Observations: 6 Monarchs
Predictions: Slightly warmer, sunny, west winds ======================================================================== Report submitted by Gabriel Mapel (<birdmangabriel...>) Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://www.rockfishgaphawkwatch.org