This radar image from the National Weather Service's Key West facility shows a massive flock of migratory birds is seen moving north earlier this week. The green/yellow objects are biological objects flying north over the Keys. The darker blue objects indicate rain.
Radar Detects Massive 'Fowl' Weather System Over Florida Keys (Video)
Our sportfishing friends like to call a particularly well tuned radar “bird radar.” Finding birds is important because birds in the air often means fish below. Recently the Florida Keys saw this phenomenon in an extreme form thanks to government weather radar Here’s what the Tampa Bay Times reported over the weekend: