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||The Arctic Ocean bounded by 67°N and 168°58’W to 90°N 168°58’W, 90°N 120°W, southward to the Canadian coastline along the 120°W meridian
|Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins):
||The USA issues marine forecasts for its jurisdictional coastal and offshore waters north of Alaska.
|| Forecasts for sections of METAREA XVII north of 75°N and east of 141°W (Sea Area A4) are broadcast by Canadian Coast Guard radio from Iqaluit NU via High Frequency Narrow Band Direct Printing (HF NBDP), on a frequency of 8416.5 kHz. Broadcast times are 0330 and 1530 UTC during the operational season.
National Contact Points for the WMO GMDSS Marine Broadcast System
||Mr John PARKER
||Manager, Prediction and Training Section-Atlantic
Meteorological Service of Canada
16th Floor, Queen Square, 45 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth
NS B2Y 2N6
||+1 902 426 3836
||+1 902 490 0259
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