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Service Change Notice 17-09

National Weather Service Headquarters, Silver Spring, MD

1000 AM EST Mon Dec 30 2017


To:       Subscribers:

          -NOAA Weather Wire Service

          -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network


          Other NWS Partners and Employees


FROM:     Jeremy Warren

          Acting NWS Chief Information Officer


SUBJECT:  Discontinuing the Experimental Southern

          Region (SR) Experimental Southern Region(SR)

          Mapping Application Program Interface (API )

          Widget effective immediately


Effective immediately, the Experimental Southern Region (SR)

Mapping API Widget and Mobile Web Page used a geographic

information system (GIS) map service that is no longer available

to the NWS. As a result, the NWS can no longer provide the

experimental widget and web page.


The Experimental SR Mapping API Widget and Mobile Web Page

service were intended to bring together a variety of geospat

ial data products on the same background map for analysis

and decision  making. A new common mapping interface to

provide this service is currently under development.


For questions regarding this notice , contact:


Melinda Bailey

Communications Program Manager

NWS Southern Region Headquarters

(682) 703-770


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