|Occurred : 3/30/2005 14:00 (Entered as : 03/30/2005 14:00)
Reported: 4/23/2005 4:34:30 PM 16:34
Location: The Dalles, OR
Duration:approx 2 minutes
|I observed a spherical shaped object that appeared to be white with a grey shadow flying north to south between the Columbia River and Eagles Caves over The Dalles. It flew from the Caves towards Sorosis Park.
It was a very windy day but this object flew perfectly straight without ever moving up or down or changing speed. I watched it until it went out of sight. I was not sure if it dissappeared, landed or where it went.
At first I thought it was a balloon but after watching it for a few minutes I realized that a balloon would be all over the place in that high of wind, the object appeared to stay perfectly in mid air with the wind not having any effect on it.
((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the event is approximate. PD))