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** Important notice for upcoming changes to NWS Anchorage web site ** Read more...

SRUS88 PAFC 040928
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0128 AM AKDT Wed May 4 2016
 
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 0000 AKDT 210 03G07   5   1019.9/30.12 S   44   46       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 0000 AKDT 270 09G13   5     1021/30.15 R   46   50       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 0000 AKDT 260 13G17   4   1020.8/30.14 S   46   48       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 0000 AKDT 290 00G01   1   1021.6/30.17 R   46   50       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 0000 AKDT 280 11G15   3   1022.1/30.18 R   48   50       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 0000 AKDT 280 11G15   5   1022.9/30.21 R   48   49       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 0000 AKDT  MM MMGMM   5   1022.5/30.19 R   47   49       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 0000 AKDT 190 11G13   5   1022.8/30.20 S   46   48       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 0000 AKDT 250 07G09   4   1023.5/30.22 R   48   50       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 0000 AKDT 260 09G11   5   1023.6/30.23 R   48   50       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 0000 AKDT 300 13G17   2     1021/30.15 R   50   53       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 2300 AKDT 310 19G25   7   1021.3/30.16 S   51   53       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 0000 AKDT 180 21G25   1   1019.5/30.11 R   47   51       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 0000 AKDT 230 09G11   5   1025.2/30.27 M   47   49       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 0000 AKDT 320 13G17   5   1023.4/30.22 S   50   52       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 0000 AKDT 290 13G15   2   1019.1/30.09 S   70   55       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   58.3/138.0 0000 AKDT 220 07G11   5   1017.4/30.04 S   45   46       
CAPE EDGECUMBE       NOT AVAILABLE  
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        NOT AVAILABLE  
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 0000 AKDT 090 11G15   4   1014.1/29.95 S   43   45       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 0000 AKDT 090 11G17   1   1014.5/29.96 S   42   43       
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     NOT AVAILABLE  
ALBATROSS BANKS      NOT AVAILABLE  
SHELIKOF STRAIT      NOT AVAILABLE  
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 0004 AKDT 010 13G17   6   1009.7/29.82 R   36   38       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 0006 AKDT 190 15G17   5   1009.8/29.82 S   41   44       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 0006 AKDT 130 21G29  MM   1008.1/29.77 F   43   46       
CAPE SUCKLING        NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 0006 AKDT 170 13G15   4   1012.9/29.91 S   43   45       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 0000 AKDT 260 15G19   7   1008.9/29.79 R   41   41       
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 0000 AKDT 000 00G00                      41
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 0102 AKDT 040 08G09   1015.0/29.97 S     41       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 0107 AKDT 090 03G04   1015.8/30.00 S     40       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 0101 AKDT 140 08G09   1015.2/29.98 S     43       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 0001 AKDT 170 15G19   1014.6/29.96 M     MM       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 0101 AKDT 160 10G13   1018.9/30.09 R     43       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 0101 AKDT 160 01GMM       MM/MM    M     44       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 0101 AKDT 180 04G12   1015.8/30.00 M     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 0103 AKDT 340 06G07   1010.9/29.85 R     43       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 0103 AKDT 138 06G12                      44
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 0109 AKDT 140 12G14   1011.7/29.88 S     42       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 0109 AKDT 215 02G06                      40
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 0109 AKDT 115 06G15                      42
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 0103 AKDT 130 14G16   1009.3/29.80 S     41       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 0109 AKDT 120 20G24   1008.8/29.79 S     43       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 0109 AKDT 070 04G05   1008.7/29.79 S     41       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 0109 AKDT 101 11GMM                       0
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 0109 AKDT 326 03GMM                      40
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 0109 AKDT 162 04GMM                      40
 



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