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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


         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


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:



NWS/Office of Central Processing

Silver Spring, MD

Phone:  301-713-9344


Scott Jacobs

Physical Scientist

NWS/Office of Central Processing



Mike Istok

Physical Scientist

NWS/Office of Observations/Radar Operations Center



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