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SRUS88 PAFC 232328
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0228 PM AKST Sun Nov 23 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 1300 AKDT 160 15GMM  13   1006.3/29.72 F   46   48       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1300 AKDT 220 13G17  12   1010.9/29.85 R   49   50       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1400 AKDT 220 09G13   8   1012.1/29.89 R   48   49       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1300 AKDT 220 11G13   3   1013.6/29.93 R   49   50       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1300 AKDT 260 13G17   9   1015.5/29.99 R   51   52       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1400 AKDT 240 13G17  13   1016.5/30.02 R   50   51       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1300 AKDT 240 11G17  14   1014.5/29.96 R   50   51       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1300 AKDT 190 17G21  15     1013/29.91 F   51   MM       
WEST SEA OTTER       NOT AVAILABLE  
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1400 AKDT 250 15G19  15   1018.6/30.08 R   51   52       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1300 AKDT 190 01G03   0   1019.6/30.11 R   48   49       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1300 AKDT 310 15G21  15   1021.4/30.16 R   52   54       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1300 AKDT 220 15G19   1   1013.8/29.94 R   45   45       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1300 AKDT 260 13G19  15   1019.9/30.12 R   52   53       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1300 AKDT 320 09G11   1   1019.3/30.10 R   50   49       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1400 AKDT 210 11G15  10   1007.5/29.75 R   48   49       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1400 AKDT 110 15G21   3    998.9/29.50 R   41   46       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1400 AKDT 100 21G27   5    997.9/29.47 R   40   48       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 1400 AKDT 010 09G11   0    999.4/29.51 R   38   43       
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1400 AKDT 310 13G15   8    991.2/29.27 R   44   45       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1400 AKDT  MM MMGMM  MM    992.9/29.32 R   43   45       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      57.9/154.3 1400 AKDT 070 09G13   3    992.8/29.32 R   43   44       
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1404 AKDT  MM MMGMM  10   1006.6/29.72 R   37   42       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1400 AKDT 350 15G19   8   1000.9/29.56 R   37   42       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1406 AKDT  MM MMGMM   9    997.2/29.45 R   MM   46       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 1406 AKDT 170 07G09   8    994.4/29.36 R   44   46       
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1406 AKDT 170 13G19   9    999.7/29.52 R   46   49       
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1406 AKDT 150 11G13  MM    996.2/29.42 R   45   48       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1400 AKDT 310 19G25  11   1006.2/29.71 R   38   44       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1400 AKDT 230 17G21  10    993.9/29.35 R   43   43       
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 1400 AKDT 000 00G00                      37
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1402 AKDT 040 19G21    999.4/29.51 S     38       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1407 AKDT 070 08G10   1000.1/29.53 S     38       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1401 AKDT 010 08G09    998.8/29.49 R     42       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1401 AKDT 180 21G35   1006.1/29.71 R     41       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1301 AKDT 150 13G18   1008.2/29.77 R     43       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1401 AKDT 000 00G00       MM/MM    M     42       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1401 AKDT 150 05GMM   1008.5/29.78 R     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1403 AKDT 350 05G06    998.6/29.49 R     34       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1303 AKDT 076 04GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1409 AKDT 070 12G14    996.5/29.43 R     46       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1409 AKDT 095 05G13                      39
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1409 AKDT 119 11G17                      41
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1203 AKDT 050 23G27    995.7/29.40 R     37       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1409 AKDT 060 17G19    994.4/29.36 R     43       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1409 AKDT 040 10G11    995.3/29.39 R     42       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 1409 AKDT 173 04G13                      44
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1409 AKDT 243 07GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         Not Available  
 



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