What publication provides instructions for
Which of the following meteorological
completing USMTF formatted messages
conditions would automatically exempt a
and free form messages?
weather observation from MINIMIZE?
1. OPNAVINST 5510.1
2. JANAP 128
3. NWP 1-03.1
For transmission via AUTODIN, which of
the following message types must follow
USMTF GENADMIN guidelines?
Maximum observed wind speed in the
last 6 hours was 32 knots
Light snow is occurring
The average swell wave height is 12
feet at the time of observation
Visibility has decreased to 1 3/4 mile
in the last hour
3. Casualty reports
4. General administrative messages
In the message precedence and date-time
group 0 271135Z APR 99, what is the
You are manning the PMSV radio. A pilot
calls and asks for the current observation at
a different station. You need 30 to 40
seconds to retrieve that information. What
should your reply be to the pilot?
1. STANDBY, OVER
2. ROGER, WAIT, OUT
4. ROGER, OUT
What type of information must NOT be
relayed over the PMSV radio?
OCEANO EAST is an example of a/an
2 . P L A
4 . C A D
U.S. Navy ship positions
U.S. Navy ship TAFs
Military airfield call signs
Military aircraft call signs
What is the main function of TESS?
When, if ever, must a narrative line be
included in a GENADMIN message?
Every time a reference is used
Every time two or more references are
Only after a reference that is also a
reference in another GENADMIN
Never, because the use of a narrative
line is strictly optional
To evaluate the accuracy of scientific
To assess the threat characteristics of
To access dedicated METOC
To assess the effects of the
environment on fleet platforms,
weapons, and sensors