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METAREA IX

COUNTRY: BAHRAIN
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
Hamala 26°09'N 50°28'E
[B] 0410, 1610 Synopsis and 24 hour forecast for Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman. In English.

[B] 0010, 0410, 0810, 1210, 1610, 2010 Navigational warnings: For Persian Gulf and approaches. In English.

 

COUNTRY: EGYPT
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
El Quseir (Kosseir) 26°06'N 34°17'E
[V] 0330, 1530 Weather forecast for aras E and F. In English.

[V] 0330, 0730, 1130, 1530, 1930, 2330 In English.
Ismailia 30°28'N 32°22'E
[X] 0350, 0750, 1150, 1550, 1950, 2350 Navigational warnings: For Bur Sait (Port Said), Gulf of Suez (N of Safaga) and Gulf of Aqaba including rig movements. In English.
[X]
0750, 1150 Navigational warnings: For Bur Sait (Port Said), Gulf of Suez (N of Safaga) and Gulf of Aqaba including rig movements. In English.

 

COUNTRY: IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
Bandar Abbas(MRCC) 27°08'N 57°04'E
[F] 0450, 1250 For the Strait of Hormuz and the Persian Gulf. In English and Farsi.

[F] 0050, 0450, 0850, 1250, 1650, 2050 Gale warnings. In English. Navigational warnings: For the Strait of Hormuz and the Persian Gulf. In English.
Bushehr (MRCC) 28°58'N 50°50'E
[A] 0000, 0400, 0800, 1200, 1600, 2000 Navigational warnings: For the Northwest of Persian Gulf. In English and Farsi.

[A] 0800, 1600 For the Northwest of Persian Gulf. In English and Farsi.

 

COUNTRY: OMAN
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
Masqat (Muscat) (Wattayah Radio Station) 23°36'N 58°30'E
[M] 0200, 0600, 1000, 1400, 1800, 2200 Forecast, synopsis, wind and sea condition for all areas. In English. Navigational warnings: For Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman. In English.

 

COUNTRY: PAKISTAN
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
Karachi 24°51'N 67°03'E
[P] 0230, 0630, 1030, 1430, 1830, 2230 Navigational warnings: NAVAREA IX and coastal warnings. In English.

[P] 0800 Forecast, synopsis for Arabian Sea North of 20°N, Gulf of Oman, Persian Gulf, Gulf of Aden and Central Arabian Sea. In English.

 

COUNTRY: SAUDI ARABIA
Station Name Position SLOT TRANSMISSION TIMES CONTENT
490 kHz 518 kHz
Dammam 26°26'N 50°06'E
[G] 0100, 0500, 0900, 1300, 1700, 2100 Gale warnings, synopsis, 24 hour forecast for all areas. In English. Navigational warnings: Local warnings for Ra's Tannurah and Ra's Al Ju'aymah. For the Saudi Arabian waters of the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. Loran-C warnings for Saudi Arabian North Chain. In English.
Jeddah 21°23'N 39°11'E
[H] 0110, 0510, 0910, 1310, 1710, 2110 Gale warnings, synopsis, 24 hour forecast for areas RSN, RSS, GAA and approaches. In English. Navigational warnings: For the Red Sea coastal waters of Saudi Arabia. In English.

 

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