Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:00:00
Total observation time: 8 hours
Official Counter Kaitlin McGee
Observers: Karl Striedieck
Very similar conditions to yesterday. Sunny in the morning and partly cloudy in the afternoon. Haze in Bald Eagle Valley limited visibility NE. The wind picked up around 10:30am (EST) to 4-7mph from the SW. Temperature ranged 71-85F.
Observed from North Lookout. Raptors used thermals throughout the day. Most of the Broadwings were spotted in the afternoon when it became partly cloudy.
BAEA (EST): 1112 Unk, 1117 Imm, 1156 Unk, 1349 Imm.
Not included in count:
Turkey Vulture 39
Black Vulture 4
Red-tailed Hawk 6
Chimney Swift 30, Cedar Waxwing 30, Blue Jay 6.
Much cooler and overcast with a chance of rain all day starting at 10am (EST). Winds WSW 10-15mph. Count will start at North Lookout.