Observation start time: 11:30:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 3.5 hours
Official Counter: Bob Stewart
Observers: Jim Rocco, Kevin Georg
NOTE: The hawk watch is expected to be unmanned for at least the next week if the forecast holds. Rain is expected frequently. If the forecast changes unexpectedly then there is a possiblity of the watch opening.
Current road conditions at the watch: Lambert Mtn road is bare from the cemetery almost to the gate. Just prior to the gate there is packed snow and some ice. The ramp up to the gate is snow covered (approx 1 inch). The lane is bare and the front is bare.
Weather: Partly sunny. Moderate wind out of the SE/ Visibility 25km. Clear Cloud cover 20-25%. Temp -2 degrees C to +1 degree C.
Raptor Observations: 9 migrating raptors. 2 Very close and low Golden Eagles: 11:49 Ad, 1:05 Ad 1 N. Goshawk, unaged at 12:05
Non-raptor Observations: 3 ravens, approximately 70 gulls Unk species
Predictions: rain. Wind from WSW at 10-20 mph. High of 49 degrees F. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Stewart (<bob...>)