SRUS88 PAFC 242228
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0228 PM AKDT Thu Apr 24 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 030 03G07   9   1008.5/29.78 R   41   44       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1200 AKDT 350 15G19   7   1004.5/29.66 R   43   45       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1400 AKDT 300 15G17   5     1003/29.62 R   45   45       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1200 AKDT 340 19G23   4   1001.3/29.57 R   45   45       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1200 AKDT 330 13G17  MM   1000.5/29.54 R   46   47       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1400 AKDT 320 11G13   7   1003.1/29.62 R   47   46       
WEST MORESBY         NOT AVAILABLE  
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1200 AKDT 030 09G11  10   1006.2/29.71 R   46   46       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 1200 AKDT 280 01G03   4   1000.8/29.55 R   45   MM       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1400 AKDT 330 13G17   8   1003.1/29.62 R   47   47       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1200 AKDT 170 21G25   4   1003.2/29.62 R   49   48       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      NOT AVAILABLE  
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        NOT AVAILABLE  
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 1200 AKDT 280 13G15  10   1005.8/29.70 R   46   48       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1200 AKDT 250 21G25   7   1000.3/29.54 R   46   47       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1200 AKDT 140 15G19   2   1005.8/29.70 R   50   48       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1400 AKDT 320 13G17   9   1006.7/29.73 R   42   44       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1400 AKDT 240 03G05  MM   1005.2/29.68 M   44   44       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1400 AKDT 200 09G11   3   1005.8/29.70 R   41   42       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1400 AKDT 150 17G19   7      998/29.47 F   40   41       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1400 AKDT 230 15G19  10   1003.3/29.63 R   40   41       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      57.9/154.3 1400 AKDT 040 13G17   3   1001.9/29.59 S   40   41       
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1406 AKDT  MM MMGMM   8   1006.1/29.71 R   MM   42       
NORTHWEST GULF       NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE SUCKLING        NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1406 AKDT 170 03G03   5   1005.3/29.69 R   41   43       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1400 AKDT  MM MMGMM   8   1005.3/29.69 S   41   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 1300 AKDT 230 09GMM                      43
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1402 AKDT 220 05G05   1005.2/29.68 R     41       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1407 AKDT 210 06G07   1005.5/29.69 R     41       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1401 AKDT 000 00G00   1005.4/29.69 R     40       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1401 AKDT 010 05G08   1006.1/29.71 S     46       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1401 AKDT 200 02G03   1004.4/29.66 S     39       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1401 AKDT 080 04GMM       MM/MM    M     44       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1401 AKDT 260 04G06   1006.8/29.73 S     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1403 AKDT 160 03G03   1004.8/29.67 S     39       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1303 AKDT 281 08GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1409 AKDT  MM MMGMM   1005.1/29.68 S     41       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1409 AKDT 222 01G06                      43
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1409 AKDT 214 00G00                      43
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    NOT AVAILABLE  
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1409 AKDT 110 11G12   1003.6/29.64 S     41       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1409 AKDT  MM MMGMM   1003.9/29.65 S     42       
CAPE SITKINAK        Not Available  
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    Not Available  
CAPTAINS BAY         Not Available  
 



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