WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-09-02 01:18:38 -0500
Event: 2008 NHC Comm Test
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: JIM SELLARS-N0UAM
Email: N0UAM@ARRL.NET

Observed (mo/day/year): SEP/1/2008

Observation time: 0505 UTC; 1205 AM Central
Reported By: KD5DFL SCOTT WREN
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:

PINEVILLE, LOUISIANA
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Estimated
Sustained Wind Speed: 80 MPH
Gust Speed: MPH
Wind Direction: N degrees

Barometric Pressure: MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall:

Comments: REPORTING PARTY WAS WITHIN 30 MILES OF CENTER OF CIRCULATION...NUMEROUS TREES DOWN...TREES ON HOMES...ROOFS REMOVED...METAL ROOFS PEELED BACK...GUSTS TO 80MPH ESTIMATED...UTILITY POLES AND LINES DOWN ALL ACROSS THE AREA...TOO NUMEROUS TO COUNT...WAS ONLY ABLE TO EXPLORE WITHIN ONE MILE OF HIS HOME DUE TO DAMAGES