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*SUBJECT: ADMINISTRATIVE: EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE ISSUED: MAY 28,
 2015  1550 UTC
*TOPIC: *EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE

*DATE/TIME ISSUED**:*  MAY 28, 2015  1550 UTC*
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*PRODUCT(S) OR DATA IMPACTED:*SEE LIST BELOW.

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*DATE/TIME OF INITIAL IMPACT:* MAY 28, 2015  15:18:32 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 28/05/15 AT 15:18:32

SEQ NR: 1

PLANNED ACTIVITIES FOR WEEK 23/2015:
GENERIC SERVICE INFORMATION
28 MAY 2015
LAUNCH OF THE NEW USER NOTIFICATION SERVICE (UNS):
HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/DATA/SERVICESTATUS/USERNOTIFICATIONSERVICE/

THE NEW UNS BRINGS A NUMBER OF FUNCTIONALITY ENHANCEMENTS.
A FOUR-WEEK PARALLEL OPERATIONS PHASE WITH THE OLD UNS IS PLANNED.
DURING THIS PHASE, UNS MESSAGES WILL BE ISSUED FROM BOTH THE NEW UNS AND THE OLD UNS.
FOR MORE DETAILS, SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2626323.HTML


METEOSAT RSS
01 JUNE 2015  09:00 UTC - 03 JUNE 2015  09:00 UTC
MONTHLY RSS INTERRUPTION
METEOSAT-9 RAPID SCANNING SERVICE (RSS) WILL BE SUSPENDED FOR SCHEDULED FULL EARTH SCANNING AND GROUND SEGMENT MAINTENANCE.
METEOSAT-8 RSS IMAGE DATA, RECTIFIED TO 9.5 DEG E, REPLACES THE METEOSAT-9 SERVICE. THE RSS METEOROLOGICAL PRODUCT SERVICE IS NOT AVAILABLE DURING THIS TIMEFRAME.
AN OUTAGE OF UP TO 15 MINUTES CAN BE EXPECTED WHEN SWITCHING TO AND FROM METEOSAT-8.


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE
01 JUNE 2015  15:13 UTC
METOP-B - ASCAT GAIN COMPRESSION
A SHORT OUTAGE OF ALL ASCAT PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED.

01 JUNE - 14 JULY 2015
METOP-B - ASCAT EXTENSIVE CALIBRATION
SHORT OUTAGES OF THE ASCAT GDS LEVEL 1, SOIL MOISTURE AND GLOBAL AND REGIONAL WINDS PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED, DURING SATELLITE PASSES OVER TURKEY.


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL AND REGIONAL DATA SERVICE
02 JUNE 2015  HH:MM
METOP-B IN-PLANE MANOEUVRE
BURN TIME: 13:33:24.252 UTC DURATION 6.75 SECONDS
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.


METOP AHRPT DIRECT READOUT
02 JUNE 2015 08:45 - 08:52 UTC (METOP-A)
02 JUNE 2015 09:38 - 09:45 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 DATA SERVICE
25 JUNE 2015
UPDATE OF GOME-2 LEVEL-1B PROCESSOR TO VERSION 6.1 FOR FULL DETAILS AND TEST DATA, SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2633689.HTML

25 JUNE 2015
UPDATE TO ASCAT LEVEL 2 SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS AT 12.5 KM AND 25 KM SWATH GRID.
THE MAIN CHANGE CONSISTS IN IMPLEMENTING A NEW MODEL PARAMETER DATABASE IN THE PROCESSING CHAIN FOR METOP-A AND B ASCAT SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS. ANOTHER CHANGE RELATES TO THE EPS NATIVE FORMAT AVAILABLE FROM THE EUMETSAT DATA CENTRE.
FOR FULL DETAILS AND TEST DATA, SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2633340.HTML


REGIONAL DATA SERVICES
23 JUNE 2015
UPDATE OF THE EARS-NWC PROCESSING SOFTWARE TO PPS VERSION 2014
FOR FULL DETAILS AND TEST DATA, SEE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2655295.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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