Observation start time: 07:30:00 Observation end time: 15:30:00 Total observation time: 8 hours
Official Counter: Caleb Hinojos
Observers: Bob Astleford, Doug Burton, Jeff Hopkins, John Traynor
Visitors: Dan and Pete Kell (RIP). Additional qualified observers: Ed Wanamaker, Rob Keith, Mike Kaufmann
Weather: Visibility was very clear all day and extended up to 15+ miles. Cloud cover was minimal at the beginning and end of the day while the late morning had cloud cover up to a high of 80%. Winds were from the NW with gusts between 14-21 mph. Temperature ranged between 39-44F.
Non-raptor Observations: 20 ravens, 21 loons, 40 geese, and a red bellied woodpecker.
Predictions: Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. ======================================================================== Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>) Bake Oven Knob information may be found at: www.lgnc.org