SRUS88 PAFC 202158
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0158 PM AKDT Wed Aug 20 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 110 11G15   4   1014.6/29.96 S   56   59       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1200 AKDT 340 03G05   3   1015.4/29.98 S   60   MM       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1200 AKDT 280 03G03   3   1015.2/29.98 S   56   58       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1200 AKDT 330 05G07   1   1015.1/29.98 R   57   57       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1200 AKDT 320 07G09   3   1015.3/29.98 R   57   MM       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1200 AKDT 290 07G09   3   1015.8/30.00 R   61   MM       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1200 AKDT 310 03G05   4   1015.5/29.99 S   60   MM       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1200 AKDT 260 11G13   4     1014/29.94 S   61   MM       
WEST SEA OTTER       NOT AVAILABLE  
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1200 AKDT 300 07G09   5   1016.3/30.01 R   61   MM       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1200 AKDT 110 05G07   0   1013.9/29.94 S   63   MM       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1200 AKDT 140 03G05   3     1016/30.00 R   57   58       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1200 AKDT 210 01G01   0   1013.5/29.93 S   65   MM       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1200 AKDT 300 13G15   5   1015.4/29.98 R   57   55       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1200 AKDT 110 03G03   1   1014.3/29.95 S   63   MM       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1200 AKDT 340 11G13   3   1015.8/30.00 S   58   58       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1230 AKDT 320 05G07   1   1018.6/30.08 S   55   56       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1229 AKDT 240 05G05   2   1018.5/30.08 S   55   56       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1200 AKDT 190 01G03   3   1021.9/30.18 R   57   57       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1200 AKDT 290 07G09   3     1020/30.12 R   56   57       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      57.9/154.3 1200 AKDT 220 07G07   1   1019.3/30.10 S   56   56       
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1204 AKDT 120 15G19   6   1014.6/29.96 S   53   52       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1200 AKDT 130 11G15   3   1017.5/30.05 S   53   53       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1206 AKDT  MM MMGMM   3   1019.3/30.10 R   MM   59       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 1206 AKDT 000 00G000  2   1019.4/30.10 R   52   55       
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1206 AKDT 330 05G05   4   1018.3/30.07 S   55   57       
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1206 AKDT 300 07G09  MM   1018.6/30.08 S   55   56       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1200 AKDT 170 13G13   4   1016.8/30.03 S   53   53       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1200 AKDT 000 00G000  4   1022.3/30.19 R   57   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 1300 AKDT 220 03GMM                      58
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1332 AKDT 230 02G04   1018.4/30.07 M     59       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1337 AKDT 210 13G14   1018.1/30.06 M     56       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1331 AKDT 270 04G04   1018.5/30.08 S     54       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1301 AKDT 070 01G04   1015.9/30.00 S     64       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1201 AKDT 040 06G06   1015.4/29.98 S     50       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1301 AKDT 000 00G00       MM/MM    M     55       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1301 AKDT 230 07G09   1016.3/30.01 S     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1333 AKDT 180 04G05   1020.3/30.13 M     52       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1333 AKDT 263 12GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1339 AKDT 000 00G00   1019.4/30.10 M     54       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1339 AKDT 251 03G03                      55
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1339 AKDT 240 03G05                      57
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1333 AKDT 110 03G04   1020.1/30.12 R     55       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1339 AKDT 240 09G09   1019.8/30.11 M     52       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1339 AKDT 210 09G11   1019.5/30.11 R     55       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 1239 AKDT 318 10G16                      64
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1339 AKDT 035 01GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 1139 AKDT 245 05GMM                      MM
 



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