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SRUS88 PAFC 252028
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
1228 PM AKDT Wed May 25 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
_______________________________________________________________________________________
DIXON ENTRANCE
NORTH NOMAD          53.9/138.9 1100 AKDT 280 17G21   6   1025.4/30.28 S   47   49       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1100 AKDT 270 09G11   5   1024.3/30.25 R   48   50       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1200 AKDT 290 15G17   5   1023.4/30.22 R   49   51       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1100 AKDT 270 09G09   2   1023.9/30.24 R   50   52       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1100 AKDT 360 11G15   3   1024.2/30.24 R   50   54       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1200 AKDT 320 15G19   6   1025.2/30.27 R   49   51       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1100 AKDT 300 13G15   6   1025.2/30.27 R   49   50       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1100 AKDT 300 15G17   6     1029/30.39 S   45   49       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 1100 AKDT 330 09G11   4     1024/30.24 R   52   54       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1200 AKDT 310 13G15   5   1025.1/30.27 R   51   53       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1100 AKDT 340 05G07   1   1020.1/30.12 S   58   59       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1100 AKDT 300 07G13   6   1021.7/30.17 R   54   55       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1100 AKDT 170 15G17   1   1021.8/30.17 S   53   55       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 1200 AKDT 290 13G15   5     1030/30.42 R   47   50       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1100 AKDT 310 19G23   6   1022.3/30.19 R   53   53       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1100 AKDT 280 07G09   1   1020.2/30.13 R   MM   59       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   58.3/138.0 1200 AKDT 140 03G05   4   1019.4/30.10 R   49   51       
CAPE EDGECUMBE       NOT AVAILABLE  
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        NOT AVAILABLE  
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1200 AKDT 040 09G09   2     1019/30.09 S   53   51       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 1200 AKDT 000 00G000  0     1020/30.12 S   54   52       
 
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 1204 AKDT 140 25G29  13   1006.8/29.73 S   42   41       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1206 AKDT 280 15G17   4     1024/30.24 S   47   47       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 1206 AKDT 320 15GMM  MM       MM/MM    M   MM   MM       
CAPE SUCKLING        NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1206 AKDT 280 07G07   3   1019.9/30.12 S   51   50       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.1 1200 AKDT 160 25G31  11   1017.9/30.06 F   41   44       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1200 AKDT 100 07G09   3   1029.3/30.40 S   42   44       
WESTERN ALEUTIANS    51.2/179.0 1200 AKDT 170 23G27  14    997.4/29.45 S   41   42       
 
_______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________COASTAL OBSERVATIONS_____________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND        PRESSURE      TEMP   AWL
                                         DIR SPEED    OBS      TEND         KEY
_______________________________________________________________________________
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
VALDEZ CITY          61.1/146.2 1200 AKDT 200 03GMM                      62
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1202 AKDT 030 10G10   1018.9/30.09 S     56       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1207 AKDT 050 03G04   1019.3/30.10 S     57       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1201 AKDT 310 11G11   1019.0/30.09 S     54       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1101 AKDT 190 17G22   1016.2/30.01 M     MM       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1201 AKDT 220 07G07   1020.5/30.14 S     49       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1201 AKDT 040 02G04       MM/MM    M     51       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1201 AKDT 230 09G15   1017.5/30.05 M     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1203 AKDT 180 09G09   1022.5/30.19 S     47       
HOMER SPIT           Not Available  
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1209 AKDT 360 05G05   1019.9/30.12 S     57       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1209 AKDT 334 03G05                      57
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1209 AKDT 260 00G04                      59
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1203 AKDT 300 25G30   1023.6/30.23 R     49       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1209 AKDT 320 12G28   1022.9/30.21 S     48       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1209 AKDT 190 05G10   1022.9/30.21 S     48       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 1209 AKDT 169 10GMM                       0
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1209 AKDT 165 14GMM                      49
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 1209 AKDT 121 10GMM                      49
 


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