DM12-17.01 EMWIN Service Degradation Commencing 1400 UTC, Saturday,,December 16, 2017
Effective: 2017/12/16 14Z UTC

NOXX10 KWBC 131735
DATA MGT MESSAGE 12-17.01
 
TO EMERGENCY MANAGERS WEATHER INFORMATION NETWORK /EMWIN/
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE /NWS/ CUSTOMERS.
 
FROM GISC/RTH WASHINGTON DATA MANAGEMENT

NOTICE TO ALL USERS OF EMWIN DISSEMINATION SERVICES:

Subject:  EMWIN Service Degradation Commencing 1400 UTC, Saturday,
December 16, 2017

The US National Weather Service (NWS) Emergency Managers Weather
Information Network (EMWIN) will be adversely impacted by local
network maintenance activities scheduled for Saturday, December
16, 2017, from 14:00 to 20:00 UTC.  Expected impact to EMWIN by
service:

(1)  EMWIN Satellite Broadcast Services.  The EMWIN GOES-West and
the GOES-14 (105 degrees West) satellite broadcast should remain
operational but may not include International and Graphical
products.   EMWIN content on the GOES-16 HRIT/EMWIN broadcast
  Virtual Channel IDs  20, 21 and 22 -- should not be impacted.

(2)  EMWIN ByteBlaster Service.  The number of available NWS Byte
Blaster servers may be reduced.  Users connected to NWS ByteBlaster
servers may consider reconnecting to an alternate ByteBlaster server
for the duration of this maintenance period.  A list of active
ByteBlaster servers is available here: 
http://www.weathermessage.com/Support/ByteBlasterStatus.aspx

(3) EMWIN FTP Service.  The FTP service will not be operational.

In the event a Critical Weather Day (CWD) is declared, the network
maintenance activity will be rescheduled.  CDW status is available
here:  http://www.nco.ncep.noaa.gov/pmb/cwd/

Questions or comments may be addressed to:  
nws.emwin.support@noaa.gov

For NOAAPORT and NON-AWIPS Customers - if you have any
questions regarding distribution or would like to add these
products to your datastream please contact Data Management
at ncep.pmb.dm@noaa.gov.

This information is also posted on the NWS Data Management
change notices web page. the url is listed below.

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/datamgmt/notices.shtml

Data Management
NCO Production Management Branch Silver Spring
GISC/RTH Washington Sends
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