SRUS88 PAFC 031758
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0958 AM AKDT Tue May 3 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
 
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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 0900 AKDT 240 11G13   6   1017.5/30.05 R   44   46       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 0900 AKDT 280 07G09   5   1018.1/30.06 R   46   50       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 0900 AKDT 290 09G11   4   1017.6/30.05 R   47   48       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 0900 AKDT 290 07G09   2   1018.1/30.06 R   47   49       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 0900 AKDT 330 05G07   4   1018.6/30.08 R   46   50       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 0900 AKDT 300 11G13   5   1019.3/30.10 M   48   49       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 0900 AKDT  MM MMGMM   6   1019.2/30.10 R   47   49       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 0900 AKDT 240 07G09   6   1020.7/30.14 R   45   47       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 0900 AKDT 290 07G09   6   1018.9/30.09 R   47   50       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 0900 AKDT 290 11G13   6   1019.3/30.10 R   48   50       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 0900 AKDT 340 01G03   0   1017.3/30.04 R   55   55       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 0900 AKDT 310 11G15   7   1018.4/30.07 R   52   53       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 0900 AKDT 220 15G17   0   1015.9/30.00 R   51   51       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 0800 AKDT 260 07G09   5   1022.1/30.18 M   47   49       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 0900 AKDT 300 13G15   6   1018.9/30.09 R   55   51       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 0900 AKDT 330 09G13   1   1016.9/30.03 S   73   57       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   58.3/138.0 0900 AKDT 180 01G03   5   1015.7/29.99 M   46   46       
CAPE EDGECUMBE       NOT AVAILABLE  
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        NOT AVAILABLE  
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 0929 AKDT 110 21G25   5   1011.5/29.87 M   43   45       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 0929 AKDT 040 09G11   1   1013.2/29.92 S   41   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 0904 AKDT 060 17G23   6   1001.7/29.58 M   37   38       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 0906 AKDT 210 13G15   6   1010.8/29.85 R   43   44       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 0906 AKDT 240 07G09   5   1007.7/29.76 R   44   46       
CAPE SUCKLING        NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 0906 AKDT 170 15G17   5   1010.5/29.84 M   43   45       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 0900 AKDT 240 09G11   4   1008.6/29.78 M   42   41       
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 0900 AKDT 000 00G00                      41
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 0932 AKDT 020 12G14   1013.1/29.92 M     41       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 0937 AKDT 050 05G06   1014.0/29.94 M     41       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 0931 AKDT 010 04G05   1013.3/29.92 M     43       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 0901 AKDT 020 04G05   1013.1/29.92 M     MM       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 0901 AKDT 000 00G00   1015.7/29.99 R     43       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 0901 AKDT 280 07G10       MM/MM    M     44       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 0901 AKDT 000 00G00   1013.4/29.93 M     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 0933 AKDT 020 13G15   1010.3/29.83 M     45       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 0933 AKDT 052 04G06                      44
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 0939 AKDT 040 12G15   1009.7/29.82 M     42       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 0939 AKDT 105 12G22                      43
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 0939 AKDT 104 10G19                      42
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 0933 AKDT 040 07G08   1009.7/29.82 M     42       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 0939 AKDT 060 21G23   1008.4/29.78 M     42       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 0939 AKDT 010 02G02   1008.3/29.78 M     44       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 0939 AKDT 140 07GMM                       0
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 0939 AKDT 205 06GMM                      40
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 0939 AKDT 159 06GMM                      39
 



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