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As a licensed Merchant Marine Officer, what weather forecast - related duties has the Watchkeeping Officer on the bridge?

13 Sep '19, 06:38

Sept. 13, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
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The Duty Officer is responsible for:

  • obtaining a weather forecast before setting out from port
  • listening to weather forecasts on the radio while enroute
  • understand all broadcast weather warning information
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13 Sep '19, 06:41

Sept. 13, 2019, 6:41 a.m.
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