WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-10-11 16:04:23 -0500
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Rob-KD1CY
Email: rmacedo@rcn.com

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

Observation time: UTC; AM Atlantic
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: Follow-up report from Rodrigo in the Eastern US Weather Forum. A large ship was grounded ashore in Magdalena, Mexico per local government source. Roof damage and no electricity has been reported in Magdalena, San Carlos, Santa Rita, and Las Pocitas. In Ciudad Constiucion, no "major damage" but the entire city is without power. Major structural damage with some houses destroyed has been reported per a local government source in Alactraz Port and Chale Port. Those towns have been totally evacuated and only emergency personnel are in those areas. This report is also per a local government source that Rodrigo knows.