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Service Change Notice 17-37 Updated

National Weather Service Silver Spring MD

210 PM EDT Fri Mar 31 2017


To:      Subscribers:

         -NOAA Weather Wire Service

         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network


         Other NWS and NOS Partners and NOAA Employees


From:    Robert Bunge

         Branch Chief, Weather Information Distribution Services

         Office of Dissemination


Subject: Updated: Minor modification of IDP-GIS WPC_QPF map

         Service to remove time-enable layers effective

         April 13, 2017


Updated effective date to April 13, 2017


Effective Tuesday, April 13, 2017, the Integrated Dissemination

Program-Geographic Information System (IDP-GIS) will be

correcting non-functional Geographic Information System (GIS)

service named wpc_qpf. The updated GIS service will not be time

enabled but will be time aware service.


Link to the Representational State Transfer (REST) Map Service

endpoint at the following URL:


Users of the existing map service should update their

applications to use the revised service once it becomes

available. The specific changes users need to make depend on the

type of protocol or endpoints used.


IDP-GIS ArcGIS Server Stack is hosted on the NOAA IDP

infrastructure where it is monitored 24x7 by NWS National

Centers for Environmental Prediction Central Operations.


For questions concerning IDP-GIS web services, please contact:


Nipa Parikh

IDP-GIS Project Manager


Silver Spring, MD



Kari Sheets



Silver Spring, MD



For questions concerning the NESDIS GMGSI please contact:


NESDIS Office of Satellite and Product Operations

Suitland, MD



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