WX4NHC Online Hurricane Weather Report Submission

Timestamp: 2010-09-04 13:11:27 -0500
Event: EARL
Received Via: VOIP NET
Reporting Weather Volunteer Observer: Rob-KD1CY
Email: rmacedo@rcn.com

Observed (mo/day/year): SEP/3/2010

Observation time: 1708 UTC; 108 PM Atlantic
Reported By: VE1JBL Jim Langille
Contact number:
Geographic Location of Observation:
Halifax EOC
Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
Latitude: ; Longitude:

Wind Measurements: Measured
Sustained Wind Speed: MPH
Gust Speed: 120 KPH
Wind Direction: SE degrees

Barometric Pressure: MILLIBARS

Measured Rainfall: INCHES

Comments: 120 Kilometer gust noted on McKay Bridge that runs from Halifax to Dartmouth Nova Scotia. Jim at the EOC reports Numerous Trees and Wires down with roads blocked including a very large tree down near the EOC. No structural damage reported except for wires down on a house causing a house fire. Over 170,000 people without power in the province. EOC is on emergency power.