Light east winds and very low cloud early on. It was a mute point if there was very fine rain or just droplets in the low cloud/mist. Later the clouds got higher and the rain heavier, and continued so for the rest of the day.
|Merganser in foreground, the GCG were just on the limit of visibility through the mist.|
Others could have been further out. This picture is as much to convey the conditions as show the birds.
|This is just a location shot. The Brent are the line of birds strung out mid ground.|
This is the same feeding ground they favour when the tide doesn't go out as far on the neap tides.
Heysham Head showing through the mist behind