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NOAAPORT Data Characteristics

NOAAPORT products have the following characteristics:

  • Every product has a WMO header .
  • Every product is transmitted in one of several code forms or formats depending on data type as identified in the header.
  • The products appear on one of four NOAAPORT logical channels.
  • Although many products appear regularly, there is no product schedule. NOAAPORT is a data-driven system, not a time-driven system.
  • The products available are determined by current weather patterns and available data and are subject to change: NESDIS Satellite Products; NWSTG Text, Redbook Graphics and GRIB Products. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services

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