After midnight the flight began. The first flock of some three-score birds rose into the air, circled over the plain, and straightened out into flight formation headed south and east.

Rachel Carson, Under the Sea-Wind

High 3:00am   Low 9:06am   High 3:09pm   Low 9:36pm

Partly cloudy and clear – night min 2° –  cross-shore,  N

New moon