Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 17:00:00 Total observation time: 8 hours
Official Counter: Henry Hvizdos
Observers: Jon Kauffman
Weather: Winds 8-18 mph. Direction changed several times, W to start out, switching to WNW, then to NW, back to WNW and back to NW for the last several hours. Temps starting at 25F and reaching 32F. Partly cloudy skies became overcast about midday. It became partly cloudy again the last few minutes of the day.
Raptor Observations: At 1245 an Ad GE flew by very close and low just off the ridge top and headed SW-not counted.
2 BE (1 adult, 1 Imm) seen, not counted.
Local Turkey Vultures and Red-tailed Hawks.
Predictions: Cloudy, high of 36F, W winds at 10 to 20 mph. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Henry Hvizdos (<henryhvizdos...>) Tussey Mountain information may be found at: http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/