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Service Change Notice 13-20

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

1028 AM EST Tue Mar 5 2013

 

TO:      Subscribers:

         -Family of Services

         -NOAA Weather Wire Service

         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network

         -NOAAPORT

         Other NWS Partners and NWS employees

 

FROM:    James E. Hoke

         Director, Weather Prediction Center

 

SUBJECT: Discontinuance of Weather Prediction Center Preliminary

         Extended Forecast Discussion Effective April 16, 2013

 

Effective April 16, 2013, the National Centers for Environmental

Prediction (NCEP) Weather Prediction Center (WPC) will

discontinue the Preliminary Extended Forecast Discussion

(PREEPD). The information contained in the PREEPD is now included

in an Extended Forecast Discussion (PMDEPD) issued by 0700

Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). There is no change to the

PMDEPD issued by 1600 UTC.

 

Discontinued PREEPD

WMO ID:  FXUS02KWNH          AWIPS PIL:  PREEPD

 

Continuing PMDEPD

WMO ID:  FXUS02KWBC          AWIPS PIL:  PMDEPD

 

The PMDEPD is also online at:

 

www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/discussions/hpcdiscussions.php?disc=pmdepd

 

For more information, please contact:

 

    Ed Danaher

    Chief, WPC Forecast Operations Branch

    301-683-1494

    edwin.danaher@noaa.gov

 

National Service Change Notices are online at:

 

    http://www.weather.gov/os/notif.htm

 

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