The Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) Services
||Fiji (for area north of 25 South)
The South Pacific and Southern Oceans south of the equator, bounded by Area X to the west, the equator to the north and 120°W to the east.
|Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins):
||0130(4) (NZ coast only),
0330 (warnings only), 0930, 1330(4)(NZ coast only),
1530 (warnings only), 2130
||Local time. The Bass Strait bulletins are Coastal Warnings and Forecasts transmitted only to SafetyNET Coastal Area D in Navarea X.
National Contact Points for the WMO GMDSS Marine Broadcast System
||Mr Steve READY
||Meteorological Service of New Zealand
30 Salamanca Rd
||+64 4 470 0737
||+64 4 473 5231
Port Meteorological Offices and Weather Routeing Services