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Station PRTA2 - Point Retreat, AK Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station PRTA2

Station PRTA2
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Station owned and maintained by NWS Alaska Region
Weather Station
58.411 N 134.955 W (58°24'40" N 134°57'18" W)

Site elevation: 30 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 1.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 6.1 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 31.5 m above mean sea level

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Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station PRTA2

Conditions at PRTA2 as of
(12:00 am AKST)
0900 GMT on 01/25/2015:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): W ( 270 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.0 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.1 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.32 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.18 in ( Rising Rapidly )
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
012411:00 pm   N 6.0 19.0----29.24+0.13------
012410:00 pm   NW 8.9 25.1----29.18+0.07------
0124 9:00 pm   N 17.1 27.0----29.14+0.00------
0124 8:00 pm  NNW 17.1 27.0----29.11-0.08------
0124 7:00 pm   NW 15.0 35.0----29.11-0.12------
0124 6:00 pm   NW 15.9 32.1----29.14-0.14------
0124 5:00 pm  NNW 12.0 32.1----29.19-0.21------
0124 4:00 pm   NW 15.9 35.0----29.23-0.29------
0124 3:00 pm  NNW 15.9 26.0----29.28-0.31------
0124 2:00 pm  NNW 14.0 27.0----29.40-0.28------
0124 1:00 pm   N 12.0 17.1----29.52-0.24------
012412:00 pm  WSW 1.9-----29.59-0.20------
012411:00 am   SE 4.1-----29.68-0.14------
012410:00 am   E 1.9-----29.76-0.08------
0124 9:00 am  ESE 6.0-----29.79-0.09------
0124 8:00 am   SE 5.1 17.1----29.82-0.06------
0124 7:00 am   SE 8.9 24.1----29.84-0.03------
0124 6:00 am   SE 11.1 21.0----29.88+0.02------
0124 5:00 am  SSE 8.0 22.0----29.88+0.04------
0124 4:00 am   SE 8.0 24.1----29.87+0.07------
0124 3:00 am  SSE 7.0 21.0----29.86+0.09------
0124 2:00 am   S 6.0-----29.84+0.10------
0124 1:00 am   SE 7.0-----29.80+0.10------

Description of Measurements

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Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.