Category: Salamander migration
Published: Friday, April 01 2016 12:55
Written by Friends EBEC
Since posting earlier today the forecast has changed and the chance of precipitation is now only 20%. We are watching the changing forecast and will make a decision later. Please follow updates on the Facebook page, and on this blog.
NEVER WALK BEEKMAN ROAD AT NIGHT IF THE ROAD IS NOT CLOSED - IT IS NOT SAFE!!!
The forecast for today, April 1, 2016:
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 77. Southwest wind around 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Good conditions for salamanders to migrate to the vernal pools
so we asked the police to close the road this evening for safe crossing of amphibians.
Beekman road will be closed at 7pm today.
Read more: Salamander migration 2016, update #14 - Beekman Road may be closed today, April 1, 2016