Observation start time: 08:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 7 hours
Official Counter: Jim Rocco
Observers: Ed Gowarty, Greg Gdula, Nancy Ott
Visitors: Ed Gowarty, Greg Gdula, Nancy Ott, helped with spoting. 8 visitors
Weather: Light winds out of the West. Average temperature 24 C, Cloud cover 0% to 25%. Visibility went from 0 km to 32 km. Early morning fog covered the valley from the edge of the watch to the far mountains, fog lifted around 10 am. we had haze through the day.
Raptor Observations: 33 raptors counted. adult peregrine at 10:19
Non-raptor Observations: 320 Monarchs, cabbage whites, clouded sulphers, black and yellow swalowtails, orange sulphers.
81 blue jays, waxwings, local TV's, ravens, tree swallows, chimney swifts
Predictions: Temperatures in the 70's with possible afternoon rain showers. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Jim Rocco (<jd.jh.rocco...>)