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SRUS88 PAFC 230328
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0628 PM AKST Mon Dec 22 2014
 
WIND:        KNOTS
TEMPERATURE: FAHRENHEIT
PRESSURE:    MILLIBARS/INCHES OF MERCURY
G:           BUOY -- 5 SEC PEAK WIND DURING 8 MIN ACQUISITION PERIOD
             COASTAL -- 5 SEC PEAK WIND DURING 2 MIN ACQUISITION PERIOD
             OTHER -- 1 SECOND PEAK WIND DURING 30 MIN ACQUISITION PERIOD
TEND:        3 HR PRESSURE TENDENCY, R=RISING, F=FALLING, S=STEADY
TIME:        TIME THE OBSERVATION WAS TAKEN, Alaska Daylight Savings Time (AKDT)
AWL:         ALASKA WEATHER LINE MENU KEYS
             WITHIN ALASKA CALL: 1-800-472-0391
             OUTSIDE ALASKA CALL: 1-907-266-5145
             FOR A COMPLETE AWL MENU AND DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS VISIT
             /Note that the URL should be in all lower case/
                  WWW.ARH.NOAA.GOV/INFO/AWL/AWL.PDF
 
_______________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________BUOY OBSERVATIONS__________________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND    WAVE     PRESSURE   TEMPERATURE  AWL
                                         DIR SPEED FEET   OBS      TEND  AIR SEA    KEY
_______________________________________________________________________________________
DIXON ENTRANCE
NORTH NOMAD          53.9/138.9 1700 AKDT 100 27G33  10   1005.9/29.70 M   45   47       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1700 AKDT 120 21G27  11     1014/29.94 M   46   48       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1700 AKDT 120 17G23   7     1018/30.06 M   47   48       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1700 AKDT 130 21G25   4   1019.1/30.09 M   48   49       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1700 AKDT 140 19GMM  MM   1020.9/30.15 M   48   MM       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1700 AKDT 130 25G33  13   1018.4/30.07 M   44   49       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1700 AKDT 150 31G42  12   1014.5/29.96 M   45   49       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1700 AKDT 130 33G46  21      999/29.50 M   48   MM       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 1700 AKDT 170 21G27  11   1022.3/30.19 M   47   50       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1700 AKDT 120 27G33  11   1020.6/30.14 M   46   50       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1700 AKDT 090 05G07   0   1028.1/30.36 M   44   46       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1700 AKDT 100 15G19  11   1026.7/30.32 M   48   51       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        NOT AVAILABLE  
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1700 AKDT 100 23G29  12   1022.9/30.21 M   49   52       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1700 AKDT 110 07G07   0   1028.6/30.37 M   44   45       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1700 AKDT 130 13G17  13   1016.5/30.02 F   45   46       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1700 AKDT 160 09G13   3   1008.8/29.79 R   43   45       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1700 AKDT 190 07G09   5   1008.5/29.78 R   42   46       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 1700 AKDT 020 07G09   0     1009/29.80 R   35   40       
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1700 AKDT 330 17G23   8   1011.9/29.88 R   34   44       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1700 AKDT  MM MMGMM  MM   1006.3/29.72 S   41   44       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      NOT AVAILABLE  
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1704 AKDT  MM MMGMM   6   1003.3/29.63 F   37   40       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1700 AKDT 150 17G21   7     1009/29.80 F   36   41       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1706 AKDT  MM MMGMM  10   1008.9/29.79 S   MM   45       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 1706 AKDT 220 03G05   8   1007.3/29.75 R   40   45       
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1706 AKDT 170 11G15   9   1012.1/29.89 R   44   46       
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1706 AKDT 160 01G03   8   1007.9/29.76 R   42   46       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1700 AKDT 180 21G27   8   1009.8/29.82 F   39   42       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1700 AKDT 320 15G17  10   1009.6/29.81 R   38   42       
WESTERN ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
 
_______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________COASTAL OBSERVATIONS_____________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND        PRESSURE      TEMP   AWL
                                         DIR SPEED    OBS      TEND         KEY
_______________________________________________________________________________
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
VALDEZ CITY          61.1/146.2 1800 AKDT 040 04GMM                      34
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1802 AKDT 030 19G19   1009.8/29.82 R     35       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1807 AKDT 060 09G10   1010.4/29.84 R     35       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1801 AKDT 120 16G18   1008.6/29.78 R     45       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1801 AKDT 190 18G29   1016.9/30.03 S     41       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1801 AKDT 080 07G08   1018.1/30.06 F     42       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1801 AKDT 080 12G14       MM/MM    M     42       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1801 AKDT 150 06G17   1019.0/30.09 F     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1803 AKDT 330 03G03   1009.7/29.82 R     26       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1703 AKDT 041 07GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1809 AKDT 330 02G02   1007.7/29.76 R     40       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1809 AKDT 073 03G18                      39
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1709 AKDT 219 09G14                      40
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1703 AKDT 310 04G05   1009.4/29.81 M     33       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1809 AKDT 340 17G22   1006.7/29.73 R     38       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1809 AKDT 040 10G11   1008.0/29.77 R     35       
CAPE SITKINAK        Not Available  
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1709 AKDT 212 08GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         Not Available  
 



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