WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-08-30 09:06:40 -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: 1301 UTC; 0901 AM Eastern
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Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands
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Wind Measurements: Measured
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Wind Direction: N degrees

Barometric Pressure: 1000.3 MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall: 9.35

Comments: Total two day rainfall from Gustav of 9.35" of rain. 1.45" Saturday, 7.9" on Friday for a total of 9.35". Lowest Barometer recorded on 8/29 at 1954 CT/2054 ET of 986.8 Millibars Peak wind gust for the entire event 63.8 MPH at 135 degrees at 2144 CT/2244 ET on 8/29. Peak wind gust on 8/30 from Gustav 48.5 MPH. Link to weather station graphs at: http://www.neoc.gov.ky/CYB/index.html