Information About

Williwaw Point

Quick Facts

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Location

53 ° 27' 54" N,
167 ° 1' 48" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

98 ft (29.87 m)

Uses

Williwaw Point in Detail.

About

in Kuliliak Bay, on S coast of Unalaska I., Aleutian Islands.

History

Descriptive name given by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1931 because of "the violent gusts of wind called williwaws which come up suddenly and then calm down."