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Technical Implementation Notice 09-41: Amended

National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC

245 PM EST Wed Nov 8 2016

 

To:         Subscribers

            -NOAA Weather Wire Service

            -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network

            -NOAAPORT

            Other NWS Partners and Employees

 

From:       Terrance J. Clark

            Director, WSR-88D Radar Operations Center

 

Subject:    Amended Date: Turn Off Date for WSR-88D Low-

            Resolution Products changed to October 2, 2017

 

Amended to reschedule the date on which the NWS will discontinue

the distribution of products in Table 1 below from December 31,

2016, to October 2, 2017.

 

On or about October 2, 2017, the NWS will cease disseminating

the radar products listed in Table 1 via the Radar

Product Central Collection Dissemination Service and

SBN/NOAAPORT. This delay will provide users of these

products additional time to transition their software to the

higher-resolution products now available.

 

TABLE 1:  WMO Headings for WSR-88D Products to be discontinued

October 2, 2017

 

#  TTUSII NNN  PRODUCT DESCRIPTION                    DIRECTORY

1  SDUS5I N0R  BASE REFLECTIVITY 19/R 16LVL 0.5DEG    DS.P19R0

5  SDUS7I N0Z  BASE REFLECTIVITY 20/R 16LVL 0.5DEG    DS.P20-R

7  SDUS5I N0V  BASE VELOCITY 27/V 16LVL 0.5DEG        DS.P27V0

 

For questions or comments, please contact:

      Jessica Schultz

      NWS Radar Focal Point

      Radar Operations Center

      Jessica.A.Schultz@noaa.gov

 

National Technical Implementation Notices are online at:\

 

http://www.weather.gov/os/notif.htm

 

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