WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-08-30 01:11:17 -0500
Event: GUSTAV
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Rob-KD1CY
Email: rmacedo@rcn.com

Observed (mo/day/year): AUG/29/2008

Observation time: 0508 UTC; 0108 AM Eastern
Reported By:
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:
Harbour House Marina
George Town, Grand Cayman
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: 22.6 KNOTS
Gust Speed: MPH
Wind Direction: NNW degrees

Barometric Pressure: 29.378 INCHES

Measured Rainfall: 8.61

Comments: Station reports a rainfall rate of 14.40" per hour and the total rainfall from this station is about 5.5" more than the previous report issued within the last hour. Barometer is falling rapidly. Wind Gust remains 48.7 Knots at 1248 AM ET/1148 PM CT.