Bracken Cave
Weather & Emergence Times

Weather & Emergence Times


Bracken Weather

Fair

77°F

Today

Fair
Humidity: 65%
Wind: WSW at 5 mph
Sunday
Sunny
73°F / 101°F
Monday
Sunny
75°F / 100°F
Tuesday
Sunny
76°F / 100°F
Wednesday
Sunny
76°F / 102°F

 

Bats and Doppler Weather Radar

Did you know that weather radar systems track bats through the night over Central Texas? When millions of Mexican free-tailed bats leave Bracken Cave and other roosts each summer evening to hunt down insect pests, they appear on radar images as great mobile clouds. The looped map below is in relative real time (2-10 minute lag).

Don't forget to come back and see this activity during emergence times!


Data source: Wunderground.com

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