Monthly Archives: August 2008

Heavy migration spanning three flyways!

As the latest cold front pushed it’s way offshore yesterday, high pressure built in over the Northeast and mid-Atlantic with steady northerly winds. The result was a migration superhighway extending across the Central, Mississippi, and Eastern flyways. Here’s the radar … Continue reading

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No migration over New Jersey last night…

…nor the entire northeast, for that matter, as winds have turned southerly in advance of the approaching cold front. That wasn’t the case for the southeast, though, as the radar does show some impressive migration over that region. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Light migration over Jerze

Surface winds were calm last night, while the winds aloft were light southeasterly, providing less-than-optimal migration conditions. Still, a small number of birds appear to have moved overnight, although the majority of the signal on the radar appears to be … Continue reading

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Birds on the move over NJ

East winds dominated the scene last night, but that was enough to keep the floodgates open across the Northeast and mid-Atlantic. Here’s the radar from 7:00pm last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on the … Continue reading

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Heavy migration over Jerze

Sorry for the late post… I had some issues with my alarm clock this morning. Anyway, here’s the radar from 7:00pm last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on the thumbnail to view the full-sized … Continue reading

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