WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2012-08-07 20:40:33 -0500
Event: ERNESTO
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: JIM SELLARS N0UAM
Email: n0uam@arrl.net

Observed (mo/day/year): AUG/7/2012

Observation time: 0040 UTC; 0740 PM Central
Reported By: N0UAM JIM SELLARS
Contact number: 417-425-5220
Geographic Location of Observation:

COSTA MAYA, MEXICO
Latitude: 18.67; Longitude: -87.33

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: 9 MPH
Gust Speed: 35 MPH
Wind Direction: NW degrees

Barometric Pressure: 29.50 MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall: .70 INCHES

Comments: .70 rain in 40 minutes...PRIVATE WEATHER STATION WITHIN 20 MILES OF EXPECTED MEXICAN LANDFALL... http://www.wunderground.com/weatherstation/WXDailyHistory.asp?ID=IQROOMAH2&day=6&year=2012&month=8&graphspan=day