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METAREA VIII

 

VIII (N) (north of equator)
Issuing Service:
India
Preparation Service: India
Coverage: The area of the Indian Ocean enclosed by lines from the India/Pakistan frontier at 23°45’N 68°E to 12°N 63°E, thence to Cape Gardafui and from the east African coast southward to the Equator, thence to 95°E, to 6°N, thence north east to the Myanmar/Thailand frontier at 10°N 98°30’E
Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins): IOR Broadcast(UTC): 0900, 1800

 

VIII (S) (south of equator)
Issuing Service:
Mauritius/La Reunion (via France)
Preparation Service: La Reunion (via France)
Coverage: The east African coast from the Equator southward to 10°30’S, thence to 55°E, to 30°S, to 95°E, to the Equator and to the east African coast
Satellite Ocean Regions (scheduled bulletins): IOR Broadcast(UTC): 0130/0000(3), 0600(3), 1330/1200(3), 1800(3)
(3) Tropical Cyclone warnings if any issued by La Réunion as unscheduled broadcasts

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