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1st May

A day of strong westerly winds and frequent thundery downpours of heavy rain and hail. Very quiet for migrants in the difficult conditions with just three Willow Warblers and a Sedge Warbler of any interest at all on the land and a Great Skua and three Arctic Skuas offshore this morning.