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Marine Radiofax Charts
PT. REYES, CA - Station NMC

 

NWS radiofax charts for the North Pacific and Tropical East Pacific


The latest version of marine weather charts for broadcast by the U.S. Coast Guard are available from the National Weather Service Telecommunication Gateway on this server. The listed charts are in the G4 (T4) format and enveloped in TIFF for viewing, also available in GIF format. Satellite images are in JPEG format.

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SIZE and UPDATED... refer to .TIF version of files

Many of these charts are also broadcast from Kodiak, Alaska and Honolulu, Hawaii

Expanded version of this page which includes a 24 hour archive.
Printer Friendly Weather Briefing for the North Pacific showing the latest charts
Printer Friendly Weather Briefing for the Tropical East Pacific showing the latest charts
Product Loops
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Worldwide Marine Radiofacsimile Broadcast Schedules (PDF)
These products also available via E-mail or FTP
Radiofacsimile User's Guide
Key Terms and Symbols for these charts
Graphical Products Legend (Tropical Charts)
Missed Charts for the Current Month(if any)
Historic Weather and Satellite Data
Caution


 

WIND/WAVE CHARTS
 

  • 00Z Sea State Analysis 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 22.8K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 02:13:13 2014 UTC
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  • 00*/06/12/18Z Wind/Wave Analysis 18N-62N E of 157W
        Size: 19.6K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:35:01 2014 UTC
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  • 24HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 18N-62N E of 157W
        Size: 17.5K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:20:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 27.9K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:10:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Wave Period/Swell Dir VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 30.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 04:30:02 2014 UTC
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  • 96HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 37.9K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 18:35:45 2014 UTC
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  • 96HR Wave Period/Swell Dir VT12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 31.2K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 16:19:22 2014 UTC
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*All times not transmitted via Pt. Reyes radiofax but listed here for convenience

TROPICAL WIND/WAVE CHARTS
 

  • 00/12Z Sea State Analysis 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 23.8K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 00:30:01 2014 UTC
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  • 24HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 27.0K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 05:10:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 26.2K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:40:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Wave Period/Swell Dir Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 30.1K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:15:02 2014 UTC
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  • 72HR Wind/Wave Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 26.1K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 05:10:01 2014 UTC
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  • 72HR Wave Period/Swell Dir Forecast VT00Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 30.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:05:30 2014 UTC
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SURFACE CHARTS
 

  • 00/06/12/18Z Sfc Analysis NE Pacific (Part 1) 20N-70N 115W-175W
        Size: 26.9K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 08:50:01 2014 UTC
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  • 00/06/12/18Z Sfc Analysis NW Pacific (Part 2) 20N-70N 175W-135E
        Size: 25.8K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 08:50:01 2014 UTC
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  • 24HR Sfc Forecast VT00/12Z 18N-62N E of 157W
        Size: 20.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:05:00 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Sfc Forecast VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 28.5K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 05:45:01 2014 UTC
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  • 96HR Sfc Forecast VT12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 29.5K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 18:08:40 2014 UTC
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TROPICAL SURFACE CHARTS
 

  • East Pacific Sfc Analysis VT00/06/12/18Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 28.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 08:40:01 2014 UTC
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  • U.S./Tropical Sfc Analysis VT00/06/12/18Z 5S-50N 55W-125W*
        Size: 40.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 08:40:01 2014 UTC
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  • 24HR Tropical Sfc Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W*
        Size: 22.9K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:25:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR Tropical Sfc Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W
        Size: 22.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:40:01 2014 UTC
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  • 72HR Tropical Sfc Forecast VT00/12Z 20S-30N E of 145W*
        Size: 22.8K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:25:01 2014 UTC
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*Not transmitted via Pt. Reyes radiofax but listed here for convenience
 
 

UPPER AIR CHARTS
 

  • 00/12Z 500 MB Analysis 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 25.2K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 00:15:01 2014 UTC
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  • 24HR 500MB Forecast VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 25.6K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 04:05:01 2014 UTC
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  • 48HR 500MB Forecast VT00/12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 24.6K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 04:00:01 2014 UTC
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  • 96HR 500MB Forecast VT12Z 20N-70N 115W-135E
        Size: 26.2K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 16:10:17 2014 UTC
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TROPICAL CYCLONE DANGER AREA CHARTS
 

  • Tropical Cyclone Danger Area VT03/09/15/21Z 0N-40N 80W-180W
        Size: 17.7K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:15:02 2014 UTC
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Note: Tropical Cyclone Danger Area chart replaced by 48HR High Wind/Wave Warning chart Dec 01 - May 14 Valid times 00z,06z,12z and 18z
 
 

SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURES

  • Pacific SST Chart 40N-53N, E of 136W
        Size: 9.6K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 17:50:00 2014 UTC
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  • Pacific SST Chart 23N-42N, E of 136W
        Size: 15.0K - Updated: Wed Apr 16 17:50:00 2014 UTC
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SATELLITE IMAGERY

  • 00/06/12/18Z GOES IR Satellite Image, Tropical East Pacific*
        Size: 180.4K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:46:07 2014 UTC
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  • 06/12/18/21Z GOES IR** Satellite Image, East Pacific*
        Size: 275.2K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 00:38:10 2014 UTC
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  • 00/06/12/18Z GOES IR Satellite Image, Pacific
        Size: 217.3K - Updated: Thu Apr 17 06:37:06 2014 UTC
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*All times not transmitted via Pt. Reyes radiofax but listed here for convenience

** The 21z East Pacific Satellite Image is a VISIBLE vs. IR image

SCHEDULE and MISCELLANEOUS

  • Radiofax Schedule Part 1 (Pt. Reyes, CA)
        Size: 197.2K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 14:33:24 2012 UTC
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  • Radiofax Schedule Part 2 (Pt. Reyes, CA)
        Size: 211.7K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 14:33:44 2012 UTC
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  • Radiofax Schedule, Pt. Reyes, CA (DOS Text Version)
        Size: 6.0K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 11:31:58 2012 UTC
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  • Radiofax Schedule, Pt. Reyes, CA (Hyperlinked html version)
        Size: 6.0K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 11:31:58 2012 UTC
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  • Request for Comments
        Size: 162.7K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 14:34:03 2012 UTC
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  • Product Notice Bulletin
        Size: 198.3K - Updated: Mon Aug 13 14:34:24 2012 UTC
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  • Test Message
        Size: 8.7K - Updated: Thu Mar 22 15:44:48 2012 UTC
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  • Internet File Names
        Size: 11.6K - Updated: Thu Aug 2 13:45:24 2012 UTC
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Last modified: Apr 20, 2011
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