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SUBJECT: ADMINISTRATIVE: EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE  ISSUED:
*TOPIC: *EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE

*DATE/TIME ISSUED**:*JANUARY 29, 2015 1600 UTC*
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*PRODUCT(S) OR DATA IMPACTED:*SEE LIST BELOW.

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*DATE/TIME OF INITIAL IMPACT:* **JANUARY 29, 2015 1521 UTC (FROM
THEEUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE MESSAGE)

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*DATE/TIME OF EXPECTED END:***SEE TABLE IN DETAIL FOR ON AND OFF SWITCH
TIME******

*LENGTH OF OUTAGE:*N/A*
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*DETAILS/SPECIFICS OF CHANGE:*

WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE

ISSUED ON 29/01/15 AT 15:21:50

SEQ NR: 1

PLANNED ACTIVITIES FOR WEEK 06/2015:

GENERIC SERVICE INFORMATION
25 FEBRUARY 2015
FOR SECURITY REASONS, SUPPORT OF SSL PROTOCOL WILL BE DEACTIVATED
ON ALL EUMETSAT OPERATIONAL WEB APPLICATIONS WITH `HTTPS` ACCESS,
SUCH AS THE EARTH OBSERVATION PORTAL. USERS ARE RECOMMENDED TO USE
WEB BROWSERS THAT SUPPORT TLS PROTOCOL.


METEOSAT 0 DEG SERVICE
03 FEBRUARY 2015  20:43 UTC
METEOSAT-10 SLEW MANOEUVRE
USERS MAY EXPERIENCE DEGRADED IMAGE QUALITY  FOR UP TO 3 HOURS
FOLLOWING THE MANOEUVRE.
USERS MAY EXPERIENCE DEGRADED METEOROLOGICAL PRODUCT QUALITY  FOR UP
TO 3 HOURS FOLLOWING THE MANOEUVRE.


METEOSAT RSS
13 JANUARY 2015 09:00 UTC - 10 FEBRUARY 2015 09:00 UTC
METEOSAT-9 RSS YEARLY 1-MONTH INTERRUPTION.
THERE WILL BE NO RSS GAP FILLING COVERAGE FROM METEOSAT-8 DURING THE
ONE MONTH METEOSAT-9 RSS OUTAGE.
FOR MORE DETAILS, PLEASE
SEE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/DATA/SERVICESTATUS/RAPIDSCANNINGSERVICESCHEDULE/INDEX.HTML


METEOSAT IODC
27 JANUARY 2015 - 28 MARCH 2015
METEOSAT-7 SPRING ECLIPSE SEASON
SLOTS 38 TO 43 MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE.

29 JANUARY 2015 - 10 FEBRUARY 2015
METEOSAT-7 SUN CO-LINEARITY
SLOT 16 AND 17 MAY BE INTERRUPTED OR UNAVAILABLE.


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE
04 FEBRUARY 2015 05:12 - 09:12 UTC
METOP-B - IASI EXTERNAL CALIBRATION
IASI GDS LEVEL 1C AND LEVEL 2 PRODUCTS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE.

04 FEBRUARY 2015 08:30 - 21:00 UTC
ESSENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS LINK MIGRATION
DURING THIS MAINTENANCE PERIOD THERE IS A RISK OF OUTAGE AND
DEGRADATION TO METOP-A AND METOP-B GRAS DATA.

04 FEBRUARY 2015 17:53 - 18:07 UTC
S-NPP - DRAG MAKE-UP MANOEUVRE (DMU)
THIS WILL CAUSE ATMS DATA TO BE UNAVAILABLE AND CRIS DATA TO BE
DEGRADED.


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL AND REGIONAL DATA SERVICE
03 FEBRUARY 2015 10:00 - 11:00 UTC
METOP-A - IASI ON-BOARD MAINTENANCE
A 30 MINUTE OUTAGE OF ALL IASI PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED.


METOP AHRPT DIRECT READOUT
03 FEBRUARY 2015 08:24 - 08:30 UTC (METOP-A)
03 FEBRUARY 2015 09:18 - 09:24 UTC (METOP-B) SEM MPED IN FLIGHT
CALIBRATION A SHORT OUTAGE OF ALL SEM PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED AT
THESE TIMES.


FUTURE EVENTS
METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL AND REGIONAL DATA SERVICE
18 FEBRUARY 2015
METOP-B IN-PLANE MANOEUVRE
SEM AND GOME DATA WILL BE UNAVAILABLE.
A TEMPORARY DEGRADATION OF THE QUALITY OF GRAS LEVEL 1 PRODUCTS IS
TO BE EXPECTED STARTING AT THE TIME OF THE MANOEUVRE.
ALL AMSU-A, ASCAT, ATOVS, AVHRR, HIRS, IASI AND MHS PRODUCTS MAY
HAVE TEMPORARILY DEGRADED QUALITY GEO-LOCATION DATA AFTER THE TIME
OF THE MANOEUVRE.
EXACT OUTAGE TIMES TO BE ANNOUNCED CLOSER TO THE DAY OF THE MANOEUVRE.


THIRD-PARTY DATA AND PRODUCTS
25 MARCH 2015
CHANGE TO SARAL BUFR OGDRS: THE SARAL BUFR FORMATTING SOFTWARE WILL
BE UPDATED TO VERSION 1.5.
FOR FULL DETAILS,
SEE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2520499.HTML



INFORMATION:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE EUMETSAT USER SERVICES
HELPDESK
TEL: +49 6151 807 366
FAX: +49 6151 807 379
EMAIL:OPS@EUMETSAT.INT
WWW.EUMETSAT.INT




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