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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service SAN JUAN PR
452 PM AST Tue May 30 2017

To: Subscribers:
-NOAA Weather Wire Service
-Emergency Managers Weather Information Network
-Other NWS Partners and NWS Employees

From:Allison Allen
            Chief, Marine, Tropical and Tsunami Services Branch

Subject:    National Tropical Cyclone Watch Warning Product (TCV)
            Product Collaboration Tests

The National Hurricane Center (NHC), along with 28 National Weather Service
(NWS) Weather Forecast Offices (WFOs) in Southern Region, and 11 NWS WFOs
in Eastern Region, will commence with internal software and hardware testing
of the new national TCV product collaboration process for the Atlantic
basin on Wednesday, May 31st through Friday, June 2nd and resume on Monday,
June 5th, 2017.

Internal testing will begin at approximately 1400 GMT and terminate at 1900
GMT daily during scheduled test days. In the event of inclement weather,
June 6-9, 2017 has been reserved to serve as backup dates for any portion of
delayed testing.

Internal TCV test products are not intended to be released externally through
NWS dissemination and communication systems.

NHC and WFO internal software and hardware testing will continue periodically
during the remainder of 2017. The new national TCV product for the Atlantic
basin will contain a summary of NHC/WFO collaborated wind and/or storm
surge watches and warnings, depicted by NWS-defined geographic zones.

NWS - Southern Region

Atlanta, GA (FFC)
Austin-San Antonio, TX (EWX)
Birmingham, AL (BMX)
Brownsville, TX (BRO)
Corpus Christi, TX (CRP)
Fort Worth, TX (FWD)
Houston, TX (HGX)
Huntsville, AL (HUN)
Jackson, MS (JAN)
Jacksonville, FL (JAX)
Key West, FL (KEY)
Lake Charles, LA (LCH)
Little Rock, AR (LZK)
Melbourne, FL (MLB)
Memphis, TN (MEG)
Miami, FL (MFL)
Midland, TX (MAF)
Mobile,AL (MOB)
Morristown, TN (MRX)
Nashville, TN (OHX)
New Orleans, LA (LIX)
Oklahoma City, OK (OUN)
San Juan, PR (SJU)
San Angelo, TX (SJT)
Shreveport, LA (SHV)
Tallahassee, FL (TAE)
Tampa Bay Area, FL (TBW)
Tulsa, OK (TSA)

NWS - Eastern Region

Albany, NW (ALY)
Boston, MA (BOX)
Caribou, ME (CAR)
Charleston, SC (CHS)
Gray/Portland, ME (GYX)
Mount Holly, NJ (PHI)
Newport/Morehead City, NC (MHX)
New York, NY (OKX)
Sterling, VA (LWX)
Wakefield, VA (AKQ)
Wilmington, NC (ILM)

For more information, please contact:

National Weather Service Office SAN JUAN, PR 00979 787-253-4586
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