I had the birding-bit between my teeth this morning and was standing on Box Hill shortly after dawn. The weather forecast from the previous evening had intimated that this part of Surrey might get clipped by the odd, short, wintery shower. The large bank of low cloud that I could see quickly arriving from the west suggested a bit more than just a few minutes of sleet, and so it proved...
|A benign dawn, just about to give way to that bank of cloud arriving from the right...|
|Little visibility and certainly no birds on the move|
|A Lapwing warning a Stone Curlew to hide, as I'm looking for it.|