WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-10-11 15:31:44 -0500
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Rob-KD1CY
Email: rmacedo@rcn.com

Observed (mo/day/year): OCT/11/2008

Observation time: 1930 UTC; 1230 PM Pacific
Reported By: Rodrigo
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:

La Paz, Mexico
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: MPH
Gust Speed: MPH
Wind Direction: N degrees

Barometric Pressure: MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall:

Comments: This person is from La Paz Mexico and posting on the Eastern US Weather Forum. He reports 70,000 without power in his community with radio stations out. There is some roof damage and some electrical poles down. 100 Kilometers north of his location within the path, there are no reports of injuries but a lot of damage. More than 100,000 without power in Constitucion and San Carlos and extensive damage in San Carlos and some towns near there. Some wall collapases also reported in that area.