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Local weather


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19th Mar

A fresh and cold NE wind limited observations on the land and seawatching was also fairly quiet but did produce two Garganey of note along with 14 Teal, five Shoveler, two Pintail and 427 Gannets during the morning. Four Chiffchaffs and a Wheatear were seen on the land.

Twelve Porpoises and a Grey Seal were feeding offshore.