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Issuing Service:
Preparation Service: Canada and Denmark
Coverage: The Arctic Ocean bounded by a position on the Canadian coastline at the 120°W meridian to 90°N 120°W, 90°N and 35°W, 67°N 35°W
Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins): AOR-W (1) Broadcast (UTC): 0300, 1500 (1)
(1) Forecasts for sections of METAREA XVIII north of 75°N (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.


METAREA XVIII - Forecast Areas (click on map to enlarge)




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