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Service Change Notice 17-113

National Weather Service Silver Spring MD

1100 AM EDT Tue Oct 31 2017

 

To:      Subscribers:

         -NOAA Weather Wire Service

         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network

         -NOAAPORT

         Other NWS and NOS Partners and NOAA Employees

 

From:    David Michaud

         Director, Office of Central Processing

 

Subject: Temporary Weather Radar Service change for San Juan,

         Puerto Rico, effective October 30, 2017

  

The NWS resumed disseminating weather radar products

from San Juan, PR, with support from the Department of Defense

(DOD) effective October 30, 2017.

 

The DOD deployed two new mobile weather radar units to

Puerto Rico and began disseminating weather radar products

after network connectivity was established with the NWS.

 

The following radar products are being sent to all NWS

users, which includes the AWIPS SBN/NOAAPORT:

 

   HEADER             SITE ID

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1) SDUS52/SDUS62      TJRV

2) SDUS52/SDUS62      TJBQ

 

The NWS will make these products available until the NWS NEXRAD

radar TJUA (San Juan, PR) is back in service.

 

For questions or problems concerning this radar service, please

contact the AWIPS/NCF 24x7 support desk phone number:

 

AWIPS/NCF

NWS/Office of Central Processing

Silver Spring, MD

Phone:  301-713-9344

 or

Scott Jacobs

Physical Scientist

NWS/Office of Central Processing

Email: Scott.Jacobs@noaa.gov

 or

Mike Istok

Physical Scientist

NWS/Office of Observations/Radar Operations Center

Email: Michael.Istok@noaa.gov

 

NWS Service Change Notice are online at:

 

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

 

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