27 August 2015 – PNW Migration Update

Migration is still concentrating in the east counties but picking up in the west.

It looks like we have a well organized low coming in from the Gulf of Alaska. The leading edge will put up stiff southerly winds that will probably keep all but the most hardy or determined birds grounded for the next day or two.  But the back side of the system, as it passes through, should be golden.  Depending on the strength, it may even pull in some vagrants.

Here it is, your moment of zen: