Observation start time: 07:00:00 Observation end time: 15:00:00 Total observation time: 8 hours
Official Counter: Caleb Hinojos
Visitors: Justin and Cate from Jersey, and Marvin and Bekah heading southbound on the AT.
Weather: Visibility was minimal for the first half of the day, but early afternoon allowed for a clear visibility up to 5 miles. Winds were light and primarily from the S with gusts between 1-6 mph. Cloud coverage was 100% all day. Temperature ranged from 51-56F.
Non-raptor Observations: A flock of both golden and ruby-crowned kinglets, a brown creeper, both pileated and downy woodpeckers, black-capped chickadees, a flock of tufted titmice, a Carolina wren, a group of blue-headed vireos, 2 ravens, and 2 cormorants.
Predictions: Areas of drizzle and fog before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Light east wind. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>) Bake Oven Knob information may be found at: www.lgnc.org