Saturday, January 28, 2006

Watchpoint 28-01-2006eve

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Saturday 28th January 2006
1615 - 1715hr (DCB, JS, KM)
Weather and Sky:
A clean crisp but raw afternoon, with open sky and frost lying in shadows all day. Wind: E F2 increasing E F3. Temperature: -0C, reducing –1C. Visibility: a hazy 60km. Cloud: essentially an open sky, some altocumulus with a small amount of cu fractus. Pressure: rising 1030hpa.

An increase in gull numbers this week with total roost c2500 small gulls, c50 / 50 Black headed to Common. No large gulls present or seen at all. Most of the arrivals were from the north and no birds were noted moving on.

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Gulls in from the north, Saturday 28th January 2006 (c) Posted by Picasa

Last light tonight, Saturday 28th January 2006 (c) Posted by Picasa