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Service Change Notice 17-115, Updated

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

700 AM EST Wed Dec 6 2017


TO:      Subscribers

         -NOAA Weather Wire Service

         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network


         Other NWS partners and NWS employees


FROM:    Paul Iwugo

         Chief, Software Development Branch


SUBJECT: Discontinuation of several NWS Southern Region Websites     

         effective Dec 5, 2017


Updated to add replacement for hourly precipitation services,

Damage Assessment Database and GIS service migration 


Effective Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017, the NWS Southern Region

Headquarters will be discontinuing several web services.  Much

of the information that will be discontinued is readily

available and easily obtained through a variety of other online

NWS sources.

Service will be replaced by

Service to be discontinued.  Contact your local National Weather

Service Forecast office via

Please change bookmarks to

Please change bookmarks to



Please change bookmarks to

that contains hourly information.  See associated service transition


Please change bookmarks to



This service will now be transitioned to the NWS Damage

Assessment Toolkit at



Additional GIS services are to be migrated to this location and

hourly precipitation information will be available soon:

 FTP services will be discontinued.

Service to be discontinued.  Contact your local National Weather

Service River Forecast Center via


For more information, please contact:


Paul Kirkwood or Melinda Bailey

NWS Southern Region Headquarters     

Fort Worth, Texas 76102 or


National Service Change Notices are available online at: