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Service Change Notice 16-38 Amended

National Weather Service Headquarters, Washington, DC

305 PM EDT Wed Oct 5 2016


To:        Subscribers:

           - NOAA Weather Wire Service

           - Emergency Managers Weather Information Network

           - NOAAPORT

           Other NWS partners and NWS employee


From:      Luis Cano

           Director, NWS Office of Dissemination


Subject:   Amended: EDIS Email Service Upgrade/Transition to

           start September 7, 2016 with completion by

           October 11, 2016


Amended to change effective date to October 11, 2016,, pending

completion of Critical Weather Day


This notice is being issued to advise all NWS partners of a

change to the email address used by NWS partners for delivering

weather products (SYNOP, METAR, etc.,) and data via email to NWS

for further dissemination. The NWS Email Data Input System

(EDIS) is a procedure that allows designated meteorological data

partners the capability to input weather bulletins to the NWS

network for further dissemination in accordance with WMO

guidelines. The submitting National Meteorological Centre (NMC)

or organization is responsible for the content of the

bulletin(s). Further information for the email service can be

obtained from the following web site:


In an effort to improve service and efficiency, the NWS is

completing a system upgrade of the EDIS system.  The upgrade

includes new requirements for all partners using the service: 

All partners must register once more with the NWS and each

partner must include their designated PIN number within the

subject line of each email delivered to the NWS. Additional

information on these changes can be obtained from the following

web site:


As part of the upgrade, the email address used by our partners

to deliver weather product(s) will also be changed. The

following email address will be operational beginning Wednesday,

September 7, 2016.


New EDIS Email Address:


NWS plans to decommission the old email address,, on Tuesday October 11, 2016. NWS recommends

users begin transitioning to the new email address on September

7, 2016 to ensure successful delivery of all products sent via



Any problems experienced when using the new Email address

should be reported to:


Kevin Conaty


Silver Spring, MD 20910



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