Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 17:15:00 Total observation time: 9.25 hours
Official Counter: Henry Hvizdos, Nick Bolgiano
Observers: Nick Bolgiano
Weather: Winds NW 13-18 mph. Switching to WNW at the end of the day. Temps starting at 25F and reaching 34F. Partly cloudy skies becoming overcast early with light snow starting at about 1130. It continued on and off for most of the remainder of the count. Partly cloudy skies to end the count.
Raptor Observations: GE: 926 Unk, 947 Ad, 957 Ad, 1249 Ad, 1314 Unk, 1318 Ad, 1418 Ad, 1419 Ad, 1423 Ad, 1427 Ad, 1535 Ad, 1543 Ad, 1649 Ad, 1653 Ad; most of the GE were just off the ridge to the N and not too high
Two Ad BE seen, not counted
Non-raptor Observations: Canada Goose-3, Common Grackle-2
Predictions: Cloudy and windy. Possible snow flurries, high 34F, winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Henry Hvizdos (<henryhvizdos...>) Tussey Mountain information may be found at: http://www.tusseymountainspringhawkwatch.org/