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METAREA V

 

Issuing Service:
Brazil
Preparation Service: Brazil
Coverage: Atlantic waters west of 20°W from 35°50’S to 7°N, narrowing in the coastal strips at the extremities to the Uruguay/Brazil frontier at 33°45’S and the Guyana/Brazil frontier at 4°30’N
Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins): AOR (E) Broadcast (UTC): 0730, 1930

 

MAPS AVAILABLE
METAREA V -Forecast Areas

 

NAVTEX Stations

COUNTRY STATION NAME POSITION SLOT
URUGUAY La Paloma 34°40'S 54°09'W [A][F]

 

Radio-Facsimile Broadcasts

COUNTRY STATION NAME CALL SIGN POSITION
BRAZIL Rio de Janeiro Naval PWZ33

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

National Contact Points for the WMO GMDSS Marine Broadcast System

Contact: Capitao-de-Mar-e-Guerra Edson Carlos Furtado MAGNO
Address: Director
Navy Hydrographic Center (CHM)
Environmental Predictions Division of Navy Hydrographic
Center (CHM)
Barao de Jaceguay street, no number Ponta da Armacao
Niteroi
24048-900 - RJ
Brazil
Email: secom@chm.mar.mil.br
Telephone: +55 21 2189 3010
Fax: +55 21 2189 3105

 

Port Meteorological Offices and Weather Routeing Services

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