Daily Archives: 5/17/2013

Heavy migration into the Upper Midwest as May marches on

Trans-Gulf migrants arrived along the Louisiana and East Texas coasts yesterday afternoon, followed my heavy migration up through the Central and Southeastern U.S. High pressure over the Northeast suppressed any major nocturnal flight last night. Migrants continued to march north across the western U.S. although densities were considerably lower than in the east. Fallout potential exists for southern Minnesota and southwestern Wisconsin this morning as low pressure brought some heavy precipitation to the region early today. Continue reading

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