Friday, October 15, 2010

First storm of the Crab Season is Starting!

Weather
Local Today - south 25 - 40 gusts 55 rain, Tonight - west 30 - 45 gusts 60 rain, Saturday - west 40 - 50 gusts
Forecast 65 rain, Saturday night - west 45 - 60 rain, Sunday - west 40 - 55 < northwest 30 - 40 afternoon rainToday - southwest 15 > southeast 30 afternoon /seas 9/ rain, Tonight - southeast 35 /seas 9/ rain, Saturday -
Port Heiden to Cape Sarichef southwest 45 /seas 19/ rain, Saturday night - southwest 40 /seas 18/, Sunday - east 30 /seas 11/, Monday -north 30 /seas 12/, Tuesday - northwest 20 /seas 11/

Cape Sarichef to Nikolski
Today - south 40 /seas 11/ rain, Tonight - southwest 40 > west 50 after midnight /seas 11, 16/ rain
Saturday - west 50 /seas 23/ rain, Saturday night - west 50 /seas 26/, Sunday - northwest 50 /seas 23/
Monday - northwest 40 /seas 20/, Tuesday - southwest 25 /seas 12/
Unalaska Bay
Today - southeast 30 /seas 5/ rain, Tonight - southwest 25 > west 35 after midnight /seas 5/ rain, Saturday -west 45 /seas 6/ rain, Saturday night - west 50 /seas 8/, Sunday - northwest 35 /seas 16/, Monday - northwest 30 /seas 13/, Tuesday - southwest 15 /seas 5/

PribilofsToday - southeast 15 > east 30 afternoon /seas 9/ rain, Tonight - northeast 30 > north 40 after midnight /seas 9,13
rain, Saturday - northwest 50 /seas 16/ rain, Saturday night - northwest 40 /seas 16/, Sunday - north 40 /seas 16/
Monday - northwest 30 /seas 13/, Tuesday - east 25 /seas 9/

The First storm of the season is just starting up here. Some Nice wind gusts to welcome the Boys back. Most of the Boats left yesterday, even the NW after a brief return to dock.
If you have a chance say a quick prayer for the guys today!

9 comments:

Thess said...

I try to read your blog every day. I stubled upon it looking for stuff on DC on the net, and I found your blog and kept on reading ever since:)

Kimi said...

Keeping them in my thoughts. Hope its not too bad. Thanks for the weather update

Lori said...

Yeah, nice way to start the season. My prayers for the whole fleet and awaiting all full boats of crab and safe returns.

Hey, any hint as to why the NW turn-around?

JIM said...

And the poor old Cornelia still sitting there, at lest,they might miss the storm...

terrig said...

Brian, thanks for your posting. I hope they all stay safe and you do too. I know being from PA, you're used to driving in icky weather but I can never get used to it.
I also try to read everyday. Hope to get to your beautiful hotel someday.
TGIF
terri

Erica said...

Love your blog. Thanks for the updates.

mamawas said...

someone looked to be watering Unalaska from the AK cams today. The green will be brown then white. How is post vacation slump?

Donna

Anonymous said...

Hello there,

This is a question for the webmaster/admin here at dutchharbordirt.blogspot.com.

May I use some of the information from your post right above if I give a backlink back to this website?

Thanks,
Peter

Carlisleboy said...

Sure Peter!
Not sure on the NW Lori,
Welcome Thess!