Observation start time: 10:00:00 Observation end time: 14:00:00 Total observation time: 4 hours
Official Counter: Deb Bodenschatz
Visitors: Karim Bodenschatz
Weather: Clear skies with moderate (8-20 mph) NNW wind early. The wind became very erratic after 1:00 shifting from N to SSW and all points in between. There were also many gusts with wind speed in the high 20s and 30s. A high temperature of 12.5 was reached
Raptor Observations: We had 7 Turkey Vultures regularly patrolling the valley. The 3 migrating raptors (Osprey, Broadwing, Sharp-shinned) were all visible at the same time (12:37). There was 1 local Red-tailed Hawk and 2 local Broad-winged Hawk hunting in the valley.
Non-raptor Observations: Turkey Vulture 7, Tree Swallow 4,Towhee 2, Chickadee 1, Crow 2, Phoebe 1, Flicker1, Nuthatch 1, Robin 1
Predictions: Sunny, with 17-20 mph W wind and a high of 20* C. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Deb Bodenschatz (<debbiebodenschatz...>)