Re: [CVBirds] Bird Migration Radar Images
- Jim Gain says:
> I have been following the TexBirds email last night about a massive birdGreat site. I had no idea these radar images were so accessible.
> liftoff during the night that they have been following on the NEXRAD
> website. So, naturally curious to see how it looked over the valley, I
> checked it out. WOW
> There is a huge flight of birds over the central valley right now. I started
> checking from the San Diego area and moved north. There is only a little
> movement right now down south, but by the time you look at the Fresno area,
> the radar screen is full.
> Go to http://www.rap.ucar.edu/weather/radar/ and click on an area, then
> click on the image to see the direction of the flocks. They are moving due
Can you give us some more details on what/how to select on this screen?
Velocity? Reflectivity? Regional?
And what times are best (in UTC)?
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