Alert Administrative Message
Issued by NWS
NOUS42 KWNO 241633
SENIOR DUTY METEOROLOGIST NWS ADMINISTRATIVE MESSAGE
NWS NCEP CENTRAL OPERATIONS COLLEGE PARK MD
1633Z MON OCT 24 2016
NESDIS GOES-W MANEUVER REMINDER...
Topic: GOES-15 (GOES-West) East/West Station Keeping Maneuver
scheduled for October 25, 2016
Date/Time Issued: October 24, 2016 1620 UTC
Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-15 (GOES-West) Imager and
Date/Time of Initial Impact: October 25, 2016 1245 UTC
Date/Time of Expected End: October 25, 2016 1259 UTC
Length of Outage: See table in detail.
Details/Specifics of Change:
A GOES-15 (GOES-West) East/West Station Keeping Maneuver will be
performed on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 1245 UTC. The backup
date for this maneuver is Thursday, October 27, 2016. If NWS
Regions have any operational concerns, please contact the NCEP
SDM at (301) 683-1500 at least 6 hours prior to the maneuver time.
On October 25, 2016 the following schedule will be employed to
support maneuver operations for GOES-15 (GOES-West):
1245 UTC: GOES-15 (GOES-West) East/West Maneuver Schedule begins
1246 UTC - 1259 UTC: GOES-15 (GOES-West) No Sounder Scan
1245 UTC - 1259 UTC: GOES-15 (GOES-West) No Imager Scan
1300 UTC : GOES-15 (GOES-West) Routine Scan Operations Resume
There will be no GOES-13 (GOES-East) Full Disk (30 minute)
Imaging due to the outage being less than 15 minutes.
There will be no recovery schedule for this maneuver.