Observation start time: 09:00:00 Observation end time: 14:45:00 Total observation time: 5.75 hours
Official Counter: Dave Eberly, Mike Coll
Observers: Bill Roache, Dave Eberly, Mike Morrell
Visitors: Max Smith
Weather: clouds and sun, temps in low 70s. North then east winds. Overcast in the afternoon when the winds died down & slowed the flight to a bare trickle.
Non-raptor Observations: Monarch butterfly: 18
Blue Jays were flying through in the morning. 265 blue jays counted during the morning, 21 in the afternoon.
Double-crested cormorant: 9
Predictions: North winds, afternoon clearing. Could be a decent day.
NWS: Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60% ======================================================================== Report submitted by David Eberly (<david.eberly...>) Rose Tree Park information may be found at: www.rtphawkwatch.org