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Technical Implementation Notice 09-41 Updated

National Weather Service Headquarters Silver Spring MD

410 PM EDT Thu Jul 6 2017

 

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:    Updated Date: Turn Off Date for WSR-88D Low-

            Resolution Products is December 31, 2017.

 

Updated to reschedule the date on which the NWS will discontinue

the distribution of products in Table 1 below from October 2,

2017 to December 31, 2017.

 

On or about December 31, 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 that will be

discontinued December 31, 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/om/notif.htm

 

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