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SRUS88 PAFC 211958
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ALASKA REGIONAL BUOY AND COASTAL OBSERVATION ROUNDUP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, ANCHORAGE AK
1158 AM AKDT Sun Sep 21 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
_______________________________________________________________________________________
DIXON ENTRANCE
NORTH NOMAD          53.9/138.9 1100 AKDT 280 31G38  11    988.8/29.20 R   55   58       
W. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.2/134.3 1100 AKDT 180 27G33  14    994.4/29.36 S   60   59       
C. DIXON ENTRANCE    54.4/132.4 1100 AKDT 140 21G25   4    998.8/29.49 F   57   53       
 
QUEEN CHARLOTTE
N. HECATE STRAIT     53.6/131.1 1100 AKDT 140 25G31   6   1002.2/29.59 S   56   54       
S. HECATE STRAIT     52.4/129.8 1100 AKDT 150 11G11   4   1005.6/29.70 S   58   55       
SOUTH MORESBY        51.8/131.2 1100 AKDT 160 21G25   8   1002.7/29.61 F   61   60       
WEST MORESBY         52.5/132.7 1100 AKDT 190 15G21  10   1000.3/29.54 S   59   60       
 
MORESBY
MIDDLE NOMAD         50.9/136.1 1100 AKDT 240 23G29  11    999.7/29.52 R   60   MM       
WEST SEA OTTER       NOT AVAILABLE  
EAST DELLWOOD        50.9/129.9 1100 AKDT 160 11G15   7   1006.1/29.71 S   58   56       
 
STRAIT OF GEORGIA
SENTRY SHOAL         49.9/125.0 1100 AKDT 170 01G03   0   1010.9/29.85 F   59   MM       
PAM ROCKS            NOT AVAILABLE  
 
JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT
LA PEROUSE BANK      48.8/126.0 1100 AKDT 100 15G17   5     1012/29.88 R   55   53       
 
ALAN REACH
NANAKWA SHOAL        53.8/128.8 1100 AKDT 180 01G01   0   1006.1/29.71 F   56   57       
 
WEST COAST VANCOUVER ISLAND
SOUTH NOMAD          NOT AVAILABLE  
SOUTH BROOKS         49.7/127.9 1100 AKDT 140 13G15   7   1009.1/29.80 R   59   59       
HALIBUT BANK         49.3/123.7 1100 AKDT 100 05G07   0   1011.1/29.86 F   51   MM       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
FAIRWEATHER GROUND   NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE EDGECUMBE       56.6/136.2 1100 AKDT 130 34G40  13    989.7/29.23 F   57   58       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
WEST ORCA BAY        60.6/146.8 1130 AKDT 310 09G11   2    999.4/29.51 F   50   53       
SEAL ROCKS           60.2/146.8 1129 AKDT 350 13G17   3      999/29.50 F   51   53       
PWS - ESTER ROCK     60.8/148.2 1129 AKDT 000 00G000  0   1000.7/29.55 F   47   48       
 
KODIAK WATERS AND AK PENINSULA
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS     53.9/160.8 1100 AKDT 350 13G15   4   1006.1/29.71 S   51   51       
ALBATROSS BANKS      56.0/152.6 1100 AKDT 350 03G05   4   1000.8/29.55 F   53   56       
SHELIKOF STRAIT      57.9/154.3 1100 AKDT 020 03G05   1   1002.2/29.59 F   51   53       
 
BERING SEA
BERING SEA           57.0/177.7 1104 AKDT 130 23G29  10   1004.7/29.67 S   51   52       
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA 54.9/172.0 1100 AKDT 130 13G17   4   1009.3/29.80 S   49   51       
 
KOTZEBUE SOUND
KOTZEBUE SOUND       Not Available                                     
 
GULF OF ALASKA
GULF OF ALASKA       56.3/148.2 1006 AKDT  MM MMGMM   5   1000.5/29.54 F   MM   57       
NORTHWEST GULF       NOT AVAILABLE  
CAPE SUCKLING        59.6/143.7 1106 AKDT 330 13G17   5    996.8/29.44 F   51   54       
CAPE CLEARE          59.5/148.0 1106 AKDT 010 07G09   4    999.3/29.51 F   51   55       
 
ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS    51.7/172.2 1100 AKDT 130 13G15   7   1008.5/29.78 S   50   50       
SOUTH ALEUTIANS      52.8/155.0 1100 AKDT 360 09G11   4   1002.7/29.61 S   54   55       
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 1100 AKDT 150 02GMM                      45
POTATO POINT         61.1/146.7 1032 AKDT 030 18G19    999.8/29.52 M     42       
MIDDLE ROCK          61.1/146.7 1137 AKDT 040 08G08    999.1/29.50 M     41       
BLIGH REEF           60.8/146.9 1131 AKDT 010 08G09    998.2/29.48 M     48       
 
SOUTHEAST ALASKA
ELDRED ROCK          59.0/135.2 1101 AKDT 020 21G33    997.6/29.46 F     48       
FIVE FINGER          57.3/133.6 1101 AKDT 320 06G07    996.1/29.41 F     52       
SISTERS ISLAND       NOT AVAILABLE  
POINT RETREAT        58.4/134.9 1101 AKDT 320 13G34    997.6/29.46 F     MM       
 
COOK INLET AND RESURRECTION BAY
DRIFT RIVER TERMINAL 60.6/152.1 1033 AKDT 340 05G05   1002.4/29.60 M     45       
HOMER SPIT           59.6/151.4 1133 AKDT 060 04GMM                      MM
PILOT ROCK           59.7/149.5 1139 AKDT 320 03G04    999.3/29.51 M     55       
 
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
CORDOVA BOAT HARBOR  60.5/145.8 1139 AKDT 358 04G07                      46
SEAL ISLAND          60.4/147.4 1039 AKDT 335 03G09                      51
 
KODIAK AND BARREN ISLANDS
ST. AUGUSTINE IS.    59.4/153.4 0933 AKDT 170 01G02   1003.2/29.62 M     50       
EAST AMATULI ISLAND  59.0/152.0 1139 AKDT 240 02G03   1000.7/29.55 M     53       
FLAT ISLAND LIGHT    59.3/152.0 1139 AKDT 000 00G00   1001.0/29.56 M     52       
CAPE SITKINAK        56.5/154.1 1139 AKDT 067 03G06                      55
 
DUTCH HARBOR AND UNALASKA
DUTCH HARBOR SPIT    53.9/166.5 1139 AKDT 345 06GMM                      MM
CAPTAINS BAY         Not Available  
 


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