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BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1p PINTAIL, 2 Little Egret, 5 AVOCET, 12+ Redshank, 4 Ringed Plover, 3 Snipe, 1 Dunlin, c.150 Lapwing, 3 Oystercatcher, 2p Grey Partridge (Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 1 Mute Swan, 2 Greylag, 1 Shelduck, 22 Tufted Duck, 6 Mallard, 1m+2f Goldeneye, 2 Gadwall, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 172 Coot, 1 Moorhen, 182 BH Gull, 2 Herring Gull and 2 LBB Gull, 1 Grey Wagtail and 2 Bullfinch (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS and John Seevior per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash (SE4102) – 4 Mute Swan, 18 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 36 Gadwall, 27 Teal, 21 Tufted Duck, 14 Wigeon, 11 Mallard, 2 Pochard, 6+ Little Grebe, 37 Coot, 2 Kestrel, 6 Lapwing, 1 Green Sandpiper, 297 BH Gull, 6 Herring Gull, and 2 LBB Gull (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Park – 1s WILLOW TIT (Adam Hutt per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Manvers Lake – 2 Kingfisher, 4 WAXWING (Adam Hutt, Chris Harris and John Seevior per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Warbler Way – 2 Chiffchaff (Adam Hutt per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings (SE4102) – 2 Mute Swan, 158 Canada Geese, 9 Greylag, 144 Wigeon, 12 Gadwall, 7 Teal, 8 Goosander, 6 Shoveler, 6 Mallard, 4 Tufted Duck, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 9 Coot, 6 Lapwing, 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Redshank, 1 Curlew, 372 BH Gull, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Common Gull, 4+ Skylark, 2 Chiffchaff again by bridge (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS, Adam Hutt and Jeff Wragg per Twitter)

DON VALLEY – Hatfield Pit Tip – 1 BARN OWL (Andy Lakin)

DON VALLEY – Sprotbrough Flash (SE5300F) – 3 Buzzard, 4 Greylag, 2 LittleGrebe, 2 GC Grebe, 2 Grey Wagtail (Martin Roper)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 4 Great Crested Grebe; 1 Grey Heron W; 2p Gadwall; 1m Pochard; 45 Tufted Duck; 46 Mute Swan; 30+ Lapwing; 150+ Black-headed Gull; 4 Herring Gull; 6 Greenfinch; 8 Chaffinch; 20+ BRAMBLING; 2 Tree Sparrow; 7 (2s) Reed Bunting; 3 (1s) Yellowhammer; 3 Water Rail (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 4 Shelduck, 1 BITTERN, 2 Little Egret, 2 MARSH HARRIER, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzard over; 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Redshank, 4 Snipe, 300 Black-headed Gull, 150 Herring Gull, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Sand Martin SW, 4 CETTI’S WARBLER, 3 Chiffchaff, 12 Reed Bunting (Darren Wozencroft, Sue and Roger Bird). Added to Birdtrack. For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG.

WEATHER REPORTS

LOCALWeather: mainly overcast with some rain until 0800hrs; then bright with variable levels of cloud and occasional clear skies until 0800hrs; then bright with variable cloud thereafter. Visibility: excellent/good, occasionally good throughout. Temperatures: +7.5°C to +7.0°C to +12.0°C to +4.6°C to +6.6°C. Wind: 10mph-19mph but gusting from 29mph occasionally and SW until 0500hrs; then 19mph-33mph gusting from 31mph-51mph W/WNW until 1800hrs; then 15mph-17mph very occasionally gusting to 39mph and variable in direction WNW/W /SW thereafter. Surface Pressure: 1003hPa-998hPa-1008hPa-1007hPa. Fronts etc.: a slow moving ENE/WSW cold front moved SE over the District during the early hours.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – Waxing gibbous.
Crown copyright 2019, the Met Office


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