WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-10-16 06:23:56 -0500
Event: OMAR
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Connie NH7IE
Email: constermac@hawaii.rr.com

Observed (mo/day/year): OCT/16/2008

Observation time: 1020 UTC; 0614 AST AM Atlantic
Reported By: NH7IE Connie
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:
Carribean Hurricane Network
, Antigua
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: 30 KNOTS
Gust Speed: 45 KNOTS
Wind Direction: SW degrees

Barometric Pressure: MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall:

Comments: Early morning hours Antigua had a almost continuous lightening show with thunder. Almost continuous rainfall, with some very heavy squalls. Electricity is off in the North of the island, possibly a result of a lightening strike.