My friend Bill heard a robin chirrping in a neighbour's tree on his walk this morning. Still lots of snow on the ground...and more expected. Temperatures remain cool..-4C to +2C.
Finally! There were 3 robins in the back yard...we have very little exposed ground as 95% is still covered in snow. The roads and shoulders are bare as well as walkways and driveways that were cleared of snow during the winter. I threw out some frozen berries but didn't see them after I did that. It began to rain late afternoon with temperatures about +7C.
See when this Northern Observation Post predicted first robin!
Observed by: Gert
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