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SRUS88 PAFC 041658
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0858 AM AKDT Wed May 4 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 0800 AKDT 190 07G09   5   1020.6/30.14 S   45   46       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 0800 AKDT 220 07G09   9   1022.8/30.20 R   47   49       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 0800 AKDT 220 07G09   4   1023.4/30.22 R   46   48       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 0800 AKDT 260 03G03   1     1024/30.24 R   47   50       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 0800 AKDT 350 05G07   3   1024.1/30.24 S   48   50       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 0800 AKDT 290 01G03   6   1024.4/30.25 S   48   49       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 0800 AKDT 220 03G05   5     1024/30.24 R   47   49       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 0800 AKDT 160 07G09   5   1022.8/30.20 S   47   48       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 0800 AKDT 320 09G11   4   1023.6/30.23 S   48   50       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 0800 AKDT 300 09G11   5   1024.3/30.25 S   48   50       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 0800 AKDT 300 15G19   2     1020/30.12 S   49   53       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 0800 AKDT 310 19G23   8   1019.4/30.10 F   50   52       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 0800 AKDT 210 07G09   0   1023.5/30.22 R   48   50       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 0800 AKDT 190 09G09   5   1024.5/30.25 M   48   49       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 0800 AKDT 340 15G19   5   1022.5/30.19 F   49   52       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 0800 AKDT 290 21G25   4   1018.4/30.07 S   72   55       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   58.3/138.0 0800 AKDT 200 05G07   4   1018.8/30.09 S   45   46       
CAPE EDGECUMBE       NOT AVAILABLE  
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        NOT AVAILABLE  
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 0829 AKDT 110 13G21   4     1014/29.94 S   41   45       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 0829 AKDT 030 11G15   1   1014.6/29.96 S   40   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 0804 AKDT 360 17G21   5   1012.7/29.91 R   35   37       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA NOT AVAILABLE  
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 0806 AKDT 220 17G21   6     1007/29.74 S   43   44       
NORTHWEST GULF       58.0/150.0 0806 AKDT 130 07G11   6     1006/29.71 S   40   45       
CAPE SUCKLING        NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 0806 AKDT 110 17G21   5   1011.3/29.86 F   43   45       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 0800 AKDT 210 05G07   7   1010.1/29.83 S   40   41       
WESTERN ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
 
_______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________COASTAL OBSERVATIONS_____________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND        PRESSURE      TEMP   AWL
                                         DIR SPEED    OBS      TEND         KEY
_______________________________________________________________________________
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
VALDEZ CITY          61.1/146.2 0800 AKDT 000 00G00                      41
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 0832 AKDT 020 11G13   1014.8/29.97 M     40       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 0837 AKDT 360 04G05   1015.7/29.99 M     40       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 0831 AKDT 030 09G10   1014.8/29.97 M     43       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 0801 AKDT 180 17G21   1016.4/30.01 M     MM       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 0801 AKDT 150 11G15   1021.1/30.15 R     43       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 0801 AKDT 190 03G08       MM/MM    M     44       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 0801 AKDT 190 02G11   1018.0/30.06 M     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 0833 AKDT 360 15G17   1011.3/29.86 M     42       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 0833 AKDT 040 05G11                      44
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 0839 AKDT 080 13G15   1011.0/29.85 M     41       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 0839 AKDT 050 02G07                      41
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 0839 AKDT 094 11G15                      42
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 0833 AKDT 070 14G18   1008.9/29.79 S     40       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 0839 AKDT 070 28G32   1007.1/29.74 M     40       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 0839 AKDT 000 00G00   1007.5/29.75 M     42       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 0839 AKDT 143 03GMM                       0
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 0839 AKDT 211 05GMM                      36
CAPTAINS BAY         53.9/166.6 0839 AKDT 162 00GMM                      33
 


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