Monthly Archives: September 2011

Finally some cooperative weather! (UPDATE)

Blurry-eyed from walking the streets of Cape May listening to nocturnal flight calls and trying to get out the door this morning, here’s the radar from 7:30pm last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on … Continue reading

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Southerly blues are about to change… just not this morning

The regional composite says it all. Here it is from 7:30pm last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on the thumbnail to view the full-sized animation.       Strong southerly flow over the mid-Atlantic and Northeast … Continue reading

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Little over the mid-Atlantic

Southerly flow dominated again last night (it only takes walking outside my house to know… the mosquito-meter is all but foolproof) which appears to have shut down any significant southbound migration. Here’s the radar from 7:30pm last night through 5:00am … Continue reading

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Oops, they did it again (UPDATED)

More coastal migration last night! (and again I’m sick as a dog). Here is the radar from sunset last night through 5:00am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 hour. Click on the thumbnail to view the full-sized animation. Light winds … Continue reading

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Big coastal flight

Sorry for the late post- I woke up feeling like death, which is unfortunate, because there was a pretty sizeable coastal flight last night from Maine down through the mid-Atlantic. Check out yesterday’s post for an idea of where to … Continue reading

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