After another trying day the birds at Coutances have been liberated at 12.20 hrs. Generally overcast up the Cherbourg peninsula with a 10mph south west wind. Visibility in the channel 8 miles. Winds on the mainland southerly at 15mph and mainly overcast with showers in places. There is a weather front effecting the far south west of the UK seeing more persistent rain showers. Thanks to our weather advisor Steve Appleby. Good luck all. Steve White Race Advisor, Phil Leech Chief Convoyer.
Sat 3/9 @ 09:47 hrs. The weather is still unfit to liberate on site, but we have seen some improvements. Line of flight is overcast and showers with south west winds on the channel and southerly in the UK. We are hoping the liberation site improves enough to get them away. Steve White Race Advisor, Phil Leech Chief Convoyer.
Sat 3/9 @ 07:30 hrs. Countances is unsuitable for a liberation at present due to rain. We have a depression on the west side of the UK which is effecting Cornwall. We will update this message later this morning. Steve White Race Advisor, Phil Leech Chief Convoyer.
Sat 3/9 @ 07:15 hrs. Liberation site at 07.15 hrs.
Fri 2/9 @ 19:55 hrs. Weather for Saturday is South West winds on the Cherbourg peninsula and on the channel, turning southerly in the UK. Overcast in many parts with rain showers forecast. There is a low depression moving into the west side of the UK bringing prolong rain late Saturday and Sunday moving eastwards. We will update this message around 08.00 hrs tomorrow morning. Steve White Race Advisor, Phil Leech Chief Convoyer.
Birds having a good feed at Coutances liberation site.