Nov. 7th, 36 - 24 degrees F. 30 knot wind. The brrrrrrrisk winds of today yielded a spectacular flight of Herring/Ring-billed gulls drifting south at a very high altitude over the southern part of Lake Champlain. Kettles of gulls. Clouds of gulls. Galaxies of gulls. A constant stream of gulls from 6:30 to 9:30AM, and a good number of migrant waterfowl. d j hoag, grand isle, vt.