Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 14:30:00 Total observation time: 3.5 hours
Official Counter: Rose Thomas
Weather: Poor, uncooperative weather. Thick fog and mist in morning (9-10am) at the Inn on mountain. Terrible visibility. Moved to alternate count sight at Constitution Park in Waynesboro, which was not misty but could see the fog along the ridge and lower hills. Two Bald Eagles observed here plus a Nighthawk. Moved back to the Inn at mountain at 1:15, but thick fog continued (but no mist), then started to drizzle before quitting. Temps 65-72F. No wind. 100% cloud cover with low, grey clouds.
Raptor Observations: Two adult Bald Eagles viewed flying low heading SW in Waynesboro (12:45 and 12:50).
Non-raptor Observations: A Common Nighthawk flying through in Waynesboro ======================================================================== Report submitted by Vic Laubach (<laubach...>) Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch information may be found at: http://www.rockfishgaphawkwatch.org