Monthly Archives: August 2011

Weekend outlook

Since I’m not sure when the electricity will go out, here’s the weekend outlook based on the upper-level wind and precipitation forecast. Friday night 8pm: upper-level winds will be variable with some SE (5kts). SE wind will strengthen into Saturday … Continue reading

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A few birds sneak in following the front

As the latest cold front cleared the eastern seaboard early this morning, a small push of birds could be seen making its way into the eastern mid-Atlantic. Here’s the radar from 7:30pm last night through 5:00am this morning (although some … Continue reading

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Strong southwest flow keeps birds grounded in east

As the next cold front arrives from our west, strong southerly flow has established itself along the east coast effectively shutting down migration across the region. Here’s the radar from 7:30pm last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every … Continue reading

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Light migration over mid-Atlantic

UPDATE: Here’s the radar (which was missing earlier this morning) from 7:30pm last night through 6:15(ish)am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on the thumbnail to view the full-sized animation. Light south winds last night were no obstacle … Continue reading

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