WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2008-11-07 19:08:42 -0500
Event: PALOMA
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Rob-KD1CY
Email: rmacedo@rcn.com

Observed (mo/day/year): NOV/7/2008

Observation time: 0003 UTC; 703 PM Eastern
Reported By: Gene Thompson
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:
West Bay Road
George Town, Grand Cayman Grand Cayman Islands
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: 73 KNOTS
Gust Speed: 88 KNOTS
Wind Direction: N degrees

Barometric Pressure: 983 MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall:

Comments: Barometer Falling Rapidly. Have requested info on how the station is mounted and am double checking that it is knots but that is how it was reported. The station location is 15 feet above sea level and the wind instrument is mounted 35 feet above his elevation. The station is a Davis Vantage Pro 2 Weather station.