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SRUS88 PAFC 250258
OMRAK 
ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
0658 PM AKDT Sun May 24 2015
 
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 1800 AKDT 220 05G07   3   1020.9/30.15 F   51   51       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1800 AKDT 290 05G07   4   1022.2/30.19 F   51   51       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1800 AKDT 280 19G23   4   1020.7/30.14 F   50   50       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1800 AKDT 340 15G19   3   1020.1/30.12 F   51   51       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1800 AKDT 320 15G19   3   1019.5/30.11 F   51   52       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1800 AKDT 320 17G21   6   1020.9/30.15 F   51   52       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1800 AKDT 300 13G17   5   1021.8/30.17 F   52   50       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1800 AKDT 210 07G07   4   1023.1/30.21 F   53   54       
WEST SEA OTTER       51.4/128.8 1800 AKDT 320 15G19   5   1019.6/30.11 F   51   52       
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1800 AKDT 320 17G19   5   1020.7/30.14 F   50   52       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1800 AKDT 160 05G07   0   1014.5/29.96 F   62   MM       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1800 AKDT 300 09G13   5   1017.2/30.04 F   52   53       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1800 AKDT 210 13G15   0   1015.5/29.99 F   63   60       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          48.4/133.9 1800 AKDT 250 05G07   4   1024.8/30.26 F   56   55       
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1800 AKDT  MM MMGMM  MM       MM/MM    M   MM   MM       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1800 AKDT 130 09G09   1   1015.2/29.98 F   61   MM       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1800 AKDT 230 03G03   3     1022/30.18 F   50   53       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1830 AKDT 050 05G05   1   1021.3/30.16 F   48   49       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1829 AKDT 090 15G17   4   1020.6/30.14 F   47   48       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 1829 AKDT 160 03G05   0   1021.6/30.17 S   49   53       
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1800 AKDT 220 13G17  12     1014/29.94 S   45   44       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1800 AKDT  MM MMGMM   8   1016.4/30.01 F   44   45       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      NOT AVAILABLE  
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1804 AKDT  MM MMGMM   9   1000.9/29.56 R   40   40       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1800 AKDT  MM MMGMM  10   1004.7/29.67 R   42   42       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1806 AKDT  MM MMGMM   5   1020.9/30.15 F   MM   47       
NORTHWEST GULF       NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1806 AKDT 110 11G13   4   1021.5/30.16 F   48   MM       
CAPE CLEARE          NOT AVAILABLE  
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1800 AKDT 240 15G19  12     1012/29.88 R   42   43       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1800 AKDT 220 11G13   9   1017.3/30.04 S   43   42       
WESTERN ALEUTIANS    NOT AVAILABLE  
 
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______________________________COASTAL OBSERVATIONS_____________________________
NAME                  LAT/LON     TIME     WIND        PRESSURE      TEMP   AWL
                                         DIR SPEED    OBS      TEND         KEY
_______________________________________________________________________________
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
VALDEZ CITY          61.1/146.2 1800 AKDT 250 04GMM                      51
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1832 AKDT 000 00G00   1021.0/30.15 M     50       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1837 AKDT 000 00G00   1021.0/30.15 M     50       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1831 AKDT 280 07G07   1020.8/30.14 F     48       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1801 AKDT 200 08G10   1019.3/30.10 F     57       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1701 AKDT 210 02G02   1020.0/30.12 F     53       
SISTERS ISLAND       59.0/135.2 1801 AKDT 290 11G15       MM/MM    M     49       
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1801 AKDT 220 09G20       MM/MM    M     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1833 AKDT 200 04G05   1019.9/30.12 M     48       
HOMER SPIT           Not Available  
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1839 AKDT 000 00G00   1019.9/30.12 M     48       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1839 AKDT 080 06G14                      50
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1839 AKDT 010 00G03                      48
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 1833 AKDT 090 12G15   1019.8/30.11 M     43       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1839 AKDT 100 10G13   1018.9/30.09 S     45       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1839 AKDT 250 07G08   1018.9/30.09 M     46       
CAPE SITKINAK        Not Available  
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1739 AKDT 233 17GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         Not Available  
 


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