February 23, 2017


Thursday 23rd February 2017

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BRODSWORTH COMMUNITY WOODLAND/WOODLANDS PARK ALLOTMENTS (SE5207) – 1 Buzzard,  3 Snipe, 1 JACK SNIPE, 5 Meadow Pipit , 7 Goldcrest (Chris Robinson)

DEARNE VALLEY Old Moor (SE4302) – 4 GOLDENEYE, 5 Goosander, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Redshank, 11 Snipe, 1 MEDITERRANEAN GULL, 3 WAXWING, c.20000r Starling (Per today’s RSPB DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDSHatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1 MERLIN (Chip Rhodes). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG)

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LOCALWeather: mainly overcast until mid-afternoon; then mainly cloudy but brighter thereafter, squally rain during the early hours, morning and early afternoon. Visibility: mainly excellent/very good, occasionally moderate. Temperatures: +6.9°C to +6.8°C to +9.6°C to 5.9°C to 7.0°C to 4.8°C to 5.1°C to 3.4°C to ?.?°C. Wind: very light SE/SSE until 3am; light/moderate SSW until 8am; then strong with gusts to 56 mph WSW until midday; then strong WNW/W/NW thereafter. Surface pressure at 0000UTC: 1001hPa-980hPa-1003hPa-????hPa. Fronts etc.: the centre of a very tight Atlantic depression moved rapidly ENE over the District during the late morning/early afternoon, the depression enclosed an occluded front.


MOON PHASE – Waning crescent.
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