Saturday, June 10, 2006

Watchpoint 10-06-2006

Members Only Watchpoint 10-06-2006
Saturday 10th June 2006
0700 – 0945hr (DCB, RHP)
Weather and Sky:
Yet another hot and very hazy / misty morning with sun powering down and brisk east wind chasing in. Wind: E F2 rising F5. Temperature: 10degC at 0530hr rising 19 by 0945hr. Visibility: 2000m increasing 4000m. Cloud: open sky 0ok. Pressure; 1022 reducing 1020hpa falling.

Long range viewing impossible. No gulls at all this morning and very few moving birds at all. A couple of Tufted Ducks were unusual. The group of loafing Canadas had increased to 28 and only a handfull of Starlings went over all going east.

Moving Birds:
Swift 6 > E
Starling 8 > NE and E
Tufted Duck 2