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    EDIS Registration Form:

    The RTH-Washington Email Data Input System (EDIS) is being upgraded for improved efficiency and to enhance security. The current EDIS system and all current EDIS user accounts will cease operation on 01 October 2016. All current EDIS account holders/users should re-register as soon as possible to create their new EDIS user account. Further information on the transition and use of the new EDIS will be published in a Service Change Notice on or about 01 September 2016.

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ISCS

The US National Weather Service "International Services and Communication Systems" (ISCS) activity is a collective group of message dissemination systems used to provide weather, water and climate information to segments of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) International community as described in WMO document No. 386 - Manual on the Global Telecommunication System. The ISCS systems provide service to WMO Regional Association IV (RA-IV) and are managed by the US National Weather Service (NWS) Dissemination Systems Branch (W/OPS17); they include:

  • GTS Internet File Service (GIFS)
  • GeoNetCast - Americas (GNC-A)
  • Emergency Managers Weather Information Network (EMWIN)

ISCS systems are an integral part of the RA-IV Regional Meteorological Telecommunications Network (RMTN), which focuses on the timely collection and delivery of both time-critical and routine watches, warnings, observations and forecasts.

Additional telecommunication systems are identified as part of the RA-IV RMTN which supplement the capabilities of the ISCS systems for the exchange of messages. These other systems include:

  • NWSTG FTPS Ingest Server [RTH Washington System]
  • Email Data Input Service (EDIS) [RTH Washington System]
  • WAFS Internet File Service (WIFS) receive service [WAFC Washington System (FAA/ICAO)]


ISCS Notification

8/19/2016

ISCS-0132

Add National Hurricane Center TCM and TCD Products to EMWIN

8/19/2016

ISCS-0131

Tropical Cyclone Products AWIPS Updates – EMWIN

8/3/2016 ISCS-0129A
Tropical Cyclone Products AWIPS Updates - GNCA

8/1/2016 ISCS-0130
Tropical Cyclone Products AWIPS Updates - GIFS

7/27/2016

On 27 July 2016 between the hours of 1000 and 1100 EDT (1400-1500 GMT) the GEONETCast Americas broadcast data server system will have a maintenance period.

For more information click here.


The maintenance is now complete. There was no actual outage during the maintenance window.

Please report any endpoint errors you may encounter. Thanks for your patience during this Maintenance Window.


7/12/2016

ISCS-0128

San Juan (TJSJ) Baseline Cleanup - EMWIN

7/7/2016

ISCS-0127

Assign Airport Weather Warning (AWW) Products Priority 1 - EMWIN

7/5/2016 ISCS-0126A

Tropical Cyclone Product Harmonization - EMWIN

7/5/2016 ISCS-0125A

Tropical Cyclone Product Harmonization - GIFS

7/5/2016 ISCS-0124A

Tropical Cyclone Product Harmonization - GNCA



ISCS Network

SSL-VPN Email Data Input Service (EDIS) Aviation Weather (WIFS) GeoNetCast Americas (GNC-A) EMWIN Antigua Bahamas Barbados Belize Costa Rica Curacao El Salvador Jamaica St. Lucia Trinidad GTS Internet File Service (GIFS) AWC Kansas City Guyana