SRUS88 PAFC 022058
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
1258 PM AKDT Tue Sep 2 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
 
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____________________________________BUOY OBSERVATIONS__________________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND    WAVE     PRESSURE   TEMPERATURE  AWL
                                         DIR SPEED FEET   OBS      TEND  AIR SEA    KEY
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DIXON ENTRANCE
NORTH NOMAD          53.9/138.9 1200 AKDT 290 13G17   7   1023.4/30.22 R   58   58       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1200 AKDT 320 15G19   8   1020.1/30.12 R   59   60       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1200 AKDT 300 15G21   5   1018.3/30.07 R   57   57       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1200 AKDT 330 17G19   3   1017.8/30.06 R   57   58       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1200 AKDT 330 21G23   5   1016.1/30.01 M   57   58       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1200 AKDT 320 17G21   8   1017.8/30.06 R   58   55       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1200 AKDT 330 21G25   9   1019.3/30.10 R   60   MM       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1200 AKDT 330 17G19   7   1024.3/30.25 R   60   MM       
WEST SEA OTTER       NOT AVAILABLE  
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1200 AKDT 340 19GMM  MM   1017.2/30.04 R   60   MM       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1200 AKDT 270 05G07   0   1010.7/29.85 S   56   MM       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1200 AKDT 270 11G13   5   1012.2/29.89 S   58   60       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1200 AKDT 220 03G05   0   1014.9/29.97 R   58   59       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1200 AKDT 330 21G27   8   1013.9/29.94 R   58   59       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1200 AKDT 300 05G07   1   1010.3/29.83 F   57   MM       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1200 AKDT 290 13G15   6   1018.8/30.09 R   58   59       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1230 AKDT 110 11G13   1   1014.3/29.95 R   55   55       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1229 AKDT 110 11G13   3   1013.9/29.94 R   55   56       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1200 AKDT 050 09G11   3   1021.6/30.17 F   55   56       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1200 AKDT 250 17G21   5   1021.5/30.16 S   54   56       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      57.9/154.3 1200 AKDT 240 23G27   5   1017.8/30.06 S   54   53       
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1204 AKDT 250 09G11   5   1019.6/30.11 R   53   54       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1200 AKDT 250 07G09   5   1021.4/30.16 S   53   54       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1206 AKDT  MM MMGMM   8   1020.4/30.13 S   MM   57       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 1206 AKDT 290 15G19   7   1017.1/30.03 S   55   53       
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1206 AKDT 120 07G07   5   1014.9/29.97 R   57   57       
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1206 AKDT 080 09G09  MM   1013.3/29.92 R   56   57       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1200 AKDT 040 05G05   4   1022.5/30.19 S   46   45       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1200 AKDT 130 13G15   4   1022.6/30.20 F   55   57       
WESTERN ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
 
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______________________________COASTAL OBSERVATIONS_____________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND        PRESSURE      TEMP   AWL
                                         DIR SPEED    OBS      TEND         KEY
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PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
VALDEZ CITY          61.1/146.2 1200 AKDT 000 00G00                      48
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1232 AKDT 020 10G12   1014.7/29.96 R     48       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1237 AKDT 050 05G05   1014.9/29.97 R     48       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1231 AKDT 320 03G04   1014.3/29.95 R     52       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1201 AKDT 190 23G32   1015.9/30.00 S     53       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1201 AKDT 010 03G04   1017.7/30.05 R     49       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1201 AKDT 070 10G15       MM/MM    M     53       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1201 AKDT 120 01GMM   1018.0/30.06 S     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1233 AKDT 000 00G00   1011.4/29.87 S     64       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1233 AKDT 239 17GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1239 AKDT 100 04G04   1013.5/29.93 R     55       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1239 AKDT 239 07G08                      57
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1239 AKDT 054 01G06                      56
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1233 AKDT 300 14G19   1016.4/30.01 S     56       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1239 AKDT 250 25G29   1016.3/30.01 S     55       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1239 AKDT 200 05G06   1016.2/30.01 S     56       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 1239 AKDT 255 10G16                      58
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1239 AKDT 215 00GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 1039 AKDT 120 00GMM                      MM
 



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