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This Schedule was written and maintained by Bob Norquist(Last update 5-15-08)

"UTC" CST/MDT MST/PDT PST NET Type Chan # Freq-MHz Freq-MHz UTC Time & Weather GULF FAX Map Area PACIFIC FAX Map Area
"Z  GMT"  -6 Hrs.  -7 Hrs  -8 Hrs         2500 WWV UTC Time & Weather New Orleans  (Miami, FL) Pt. Reys  (NWS, Camp Spring, MD)
                5000 WWV UTC Time & Weather # 136, 137, 138 4316.0, 8502.0 12788.0 143, 144,145,146,147 4344.1, 8680.1, 12728.1
0:00 18:00 17:00 16:00 Happy Hour or 1:00Z MM-USB   7153 or 3968 10000 WWV UTC Time & Weather Test Pattern-Gulf      
0:00 18:00 17:00 16:00 Don Monitors 16C for questions     (16C) 16534 15000 WWV UTC Time & Weather Monitors for vessels in N & S Pacific.  Alternate frequencies 18840, 22165,25115 for SA & far SW Pacific      
0:05 18:05 17:05 16:05 24 Hr Maritime USB   14300 20000 WWV UTC Time & Weather Surface Analysis 05S-50N to 65W-125W    
0:45 18:45 17:45 16:45 Southbound Net USB   (6D)   6516 Note: Weather @10 min after Hr.          
1:05 19:05 18:05 17:05 Don's Fcst/SB Net     (6A)  6224  Brief summary of significant weather since Amigo Net   Brief summary of significant weather since Amigo Net      
1:30 19:30 18:30 17:30   USB   (6D)    6516 2182 MEXICAN NAVY MONITORS FREQ.        
2:00 20:00 19:00 18:00         8257  8284.4 MEXICAN NAVY MONITORS FREQ. IR Satellite Image 12S-44N to 28W-112W   17151.2, 22527
2:30 20:30 19:30 18:30 Seafair Net USB   14313 12392 MEXICAN NAVY MONITORS FREQ.     Test Pattern  
2:35 20:35 19:35 18:35   2182 INTERNATIONAL DISTRESS & CALLING     Trop 00/24 Hr Wind/WV 00Z 20S-30N  E of 145W
2:59 20:59 19:59 18:59       6215, 8291, 12290,16420   SAFETY CHANNELS (1,000-6,000 NM)         IR Satellite Image 05N-55N  E of 180W
3:25 21:25 20:25 19:25 Don monitors Pac Seafarer     14313 8843 USB Ship to Aircraft Distress Only Monitors Pacific Seafarer's Net for questions   May be poor propagation  
3:55 21:55 20:55 19:55       SHIP/SHIP (/SHORE) VOICE CHANNELS  HF-SSB     Cyclone Danger Area 00N-40N  80W-180W
4:00 22:00 21:00 20:00       4146 4A High Freq      
4:08 22:08 21:08 20:08       4149 4B High Freq   Trop 48 Hr Wind/WV 00Z  20S-30N  E of 145W
6:05 0:05 23:05 22:05       4417 4C High Freq 05S-50N to 65W-125W    
7:00 1:00 0:00 23:00       6224 6A High Freq      
7:55 1:55 0:55 23:55       6227 6B High Freq   00Z Trop SFC ANAL 20S-30N  E of 145W
8:00 2:00 1:00 23:00       6230 6C High Freq 12S-44N to 28W-112W    
8:25 2:25 1:25 23:25       6516 6D High Freq      
9:00 3:00 2:00 1:00       8294 8A High Freq      
9:44 3:44 2:44 1:44       8297 8B High Freq   IR Satellite Image 05N-55N  E of 180W
9:55 3:55 2:55 1:45       12353 12A High Freq   Trop 00/24 Hr Wind/WV 06Z 20S-30N  E of 145W
10:00 4:00 3:00 2:00       12356 12B High Freq      
10:08 4:08 3:08 2:08       12359 12C High Freq   Trop 48 Hr WV Period 12Z 20S-30N  E of 145W
11:00 5:00 4:00 3:00       16528 16A High Freq      
11:04 5:04 4:04 3:04       16531 16B High Freq   Broadcast Schedule Part 1  
11:15 5:15 4:15 3:15       16534 16C High Freq   Broadcast Schedule Part 2  
11:48 5:48 4:48 3:48       18840 18A High Freq   060Z TROP SFC ANAL 20S-30N  E of 145W
11:58 5:58 4:58 3:58       18834 18B High Freq   TROP 48/72 Hr Wind/WV 20S-30N  E of 145W
12:00 6:00 5:00 4:00       22159 22A High Freq      
12:05 6:05 5:05 4:05       22162 22B High Freq 05S-50N to 65W-125W    
13:00 7:00 6:00 5:00       22165 22C 22D @ 22168,  22E @ 22171      
13:30 7:00 6:30 5:30 Picante Warm Up PV USB   6212 Puerta Vallarta SSB Net from Paradise Village         
13:30 7:30 6:30 5:30 Picante Net 7:30-8:00 USB                
13:45 7:45 6:45 5:45             Rick  (Net Manager)   Rick / TORTUGA  
14:00 8:00 7:00 6:00 Amigo Net USB   8122 - 8125     IR Satellite Image 12S-44N to 28W-112W   Don's Weather 7:15 AM
14:15 8:15 7:15 6:15 Dons 6 Day Mx Fcst USB   8122     Mexican Pacific Coast & Sea of Cortez   Don Anderson/SUMMER PASSAGE  
13:30 8:30 7:30 6:30 Sonrisa Warm Up HAM  LSB   3968 VHF#22 Puerta Vallarta Cruisers Net        
13:45 8:45 7:45 6:45 Sonrisa Weather HAM  LSB   3968 Geary Sea of Cortez, Mx Riviera and outside passage   8A til 1530Z.  Moves to 12C for vessels +500 nm      
15:00 9:00 8:00 7:00 Local Nets VHF   San Carlos           San Carlos 72@ 8:00
15:00 9:00 8:00 7:00 Local Nets VHF   La Paz/Puerto Escondido            
15:15 9:15 8:15 7:15         TROP 0/024 Hr Wind/WV 20S-30N  E of 145W
15:30 9:30 8:30 7:30 Chubasco Net Warm Up LSB HAM 7294            
15:45 9:45 8:45 7:45 Chubasco Net Org LSB HAM   7294 Weatrer @ about 15:50 UTC          
16:00 10:00 9:00 8:00 Chubasco Net LSB HAM   7294 Weatrer @ about 15:50 UTC          
16:00 10:00 9:00 8:00 Baja Net LSB HAM   7262-7238            
16:08 10:08 9:08 8:08                 12Z Trop SFC ANAL 20S-30N  E of 145W
16:15 10:15 9:15 8:15 Don's Fcst-Baja Maritime  Net     7238     Fcst San Diego-PV including Sea Of Cortez   Weekdays only  
16:30 10:30 9:30 8:30 Don on Summer Passage monitors 12C     12359 (12C)          
18:05 12:05 11:05 10:05             Surface Analysis 05S-50N to 65W-125W    
19:00 13:00 12:00 11:00 Manana Net USB HAM   14340            
19:05 13:05 12:05 11:05             IR Satellite Image 12S-44N to 28W-112W    
19:15 13:15 12:15 11:15 Manana-Weather USB   14340            
19:15 13:15 12:15 11:15 Puddle Jumper E of 120 W     8188            
20:25 14:25 13:25 12:25       VHF SHIP/SHIP (/SHORE) VOICE CHANNELS      
21:13 15:13 14:13 13:13       Freq  MHz TYPE     IR Satellite Image 05N-55N  E of 180W
21:49 15:49 14:49 13:49       2065 Med Freq   2065   00/24 Hr Wind/WV 18Z 20S-30N  E of 145W
21:59 15:59 14:59 13:59       2079  2096.5 Med Freq   2079  2096.5   48/72 Hr WV Period 00Z 20S-30N  E of 145W
22:00 16:00 15:00 14:00 Pacific Maritime     21402      
22:12 16:12 15:12 14:12                 18Z TROP SFC ANAL 20S-30N  E of 145W
23:00 17:00 16:00 15:00 Puddle Jumpers SSB   8188  8116            
23:15 17:15 16:15 15:15 Don monitors 16C for questions     16534     Monitors for vessels out to 2000 nm from Oxnard      
23:24 17:24 16:24 15:24                 Broadcast Schedule Part 1  
23:35 17:35 16:35 15::35                 Broadcast Schedule Part 2  
23:45 17:45 16:45 15:45 Don Monitors 12C for questions 12359