Monthly Archives: April 2007

Big migration last night

 So my radar source seems to have “gone under” for awhile. I’m in the process of switching over to a better one, but now that I’m in South Florida for 2 weeks, it might not happen as quickly as I’d … Continue reading

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Radar Down

For whatever reason, the radar went down last night and all of my downloads were either the same image, or said something like “RADAR IS UNDER MAINTENANCE”. Oh well, at least they’re maintaining it. Migration was high to our south … Continue reading

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Very little migration last night

The weather minimized migration last night, as the front of storms pushed into our area early in the evening. The composite shows strong migration echoes over the Mid-Atlantic, with some movement into southern Pennsylvania, but most stopping short of entering … Continue reading

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Going in through the out-door

Here’s the radar from sunset last night through sunrise this morning. Since the frontal passage winds have switched around to the north. Both the Fort Dix and Dover radars show objects moving from north –> south in the early evening, … Continue reading

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Big migration over New Jersey

See last night’s forecast for details. Here’s the radar from sunset last night through 5:00am this morning. There was extensive migration from the SW to NE last night, meaning that many new birds have entered the state. Migration peaked around … Continue reading

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