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

*DATE/TIME ISSUED**:*NOVEMBER 20  2014 1552 UTC*
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*PRODUCT(S) OR DATA IMPACTED:*SEE LIST BELOW.

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*DATE/TIME OF INITIAL IMPACT:* **NOVEMBER 20  2014 15:01:31 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 20/11/14 AT 15:01:31

SEQ NR: 1

PLANNED ACTIVITIES FOR WEEK 48/2014:

GENERIC SERVICE INFORMATION
14 AUGUST - 31 DECEMBER 2014
THE EUMETCAST-EUROPE DVB-S2 BASIC SERVICE IS OPERATIONAL. A PARALLEL
OPERATIONAL PHASE WITH DVB-S IS PROVIDED TILL 31 DECEMBER 2014,
AT WHICH DATE THE DVB-S SERVICE WILL END.
FURTHER INFORMATION IS
AVAILABLE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2305543.HTML


EUMETCAST AFRICA MAINTENANCE
25 NOVEMBER 2014 10:00 UTC AND 13:00 UTC
SEVERAL SHORT INTERRUPTIONS CAN BE EXPECTED IN THIS TIME PERIOD DUE
TO GROUND SYSTEM UPGRADES.


METEOSAT 0 DEG SERVICE
 FROM 4 NOVEMBER 2014
THE SEVIRI HRV UPPER WINDOW WILL BE SHIFTED WESTWARDS DAILY AT 17:00
UTC IN ORDER TO COVER THE AZORES AND THEN MOVED BACK IN ITS ORIGINAL
POSITION AT 00:00 UTC. THIS WILL BE DONE FOR A TRIAL PERIOD OF ONE
MONTH, AFTER WHICH, UNLESS DIFFERENTLY ANNOUNCED IT IS FORESEEN THAT
THE HRV UPPER WINDOW MOVEMENT WILL BE APPLIED OPERATIONALLY. FOR FULL
DETAILS, SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2354871.HTML

25 NOVEMBER 2014  01:28 UTC
METEOSAT-10 ATTITUDE 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.


METOP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE
25 NOVEMBER 2014 - 27 NOVEMBER 2014
METOP-A - IASI PARAMETER UPDATE FOR COMPENSATION DEVICE TEST.
IASI GDS LEVEL 1C AND LEVEL 2 PRODUCTS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE DURING
THE FOLLOWING TIMES.
25 NOVEMBER 2014 06:12 UTC - 08:41 UTC
26 NOVEMBER 2014 05:08 UTC - 09:06 UTC
27 NOVEMBER 2014 08:52 UTC - 11:20 UTC


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE
25 NOVEMBER 2014 08:47 - 09:00 UTC
METOP-B - MHS MACHINE ERROR COUNTER RESET
A SHORT OUTAGE OF ALL MHS PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED.

25 NOVEMBER 2014
18:55 - 19:55 UTC (METOP-A)
19:45 - 21:26 UTC (METOP-B)
GOME-2 MONTHLY MEASUREMENTS OF GOME-2 POLARISATION (PMD) DATA IN RAW
READOUT MODE (PMDRAW).
NEAR REAL-TIME PRODUCTS FROM O3M SAF (L2 NTO) WILL BE AFFECTED (SEE
SAF PRODUCTS BELOW).


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL AND REGIONAL DATA SERVICE
01 OCTOBER - 30 DECEMBER 2014
METOP-A - 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.

17 NOVEMBER - 30 NOVEMBER 2014
METOP-B - ASCAT CALIBRATIONS FOR TRANSPONDER MAINTENANCE.
SHORT OUTAGES OF THE ASCAT GDS LEVEL 1, SOIL MOISTURE AND GLOBAL AND
REGIONAL WINDS PRODUCTS MAY OCCUR, DURING SATELLITE PASSES OVER TURKEY.


METOP AHRPT DIRECT READOUT
25 NOVEMBER 2014 09:13 - 09:19 UTC (METOP-A)
25 NOVEMBER 2014 08:25 - 08:31 UTC (METOP-B) SEM MPED IN FLIGHT
CALIBRATION A SHORT OUTAGE OF ALL SEM PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED AT
THESE TIMES.


DATA CENTRE
25 NOVEMBER 2014 11:00 UTC - 27 NOVEMBER 11:00 UTC
EUMETSAT DATA CENTRE ROBOT TAPE LIBRARY UPGRADE.
DURING THIS TIME, NO ORDERS WILL BE PROCESSED.


SAF PRODUCTS
25 NOVEMBER 2014
18:55 - 19:55 UTC (METOP-A)
19:45 - 21:26 UTC (METOP-B)
GOME-2 OPERATIONS (SEE ABOVE),
O3M SAF NEAR REAL TIME TOTAL COLUMN PRODUCTS (TOTAL COLUMN OZONE,
THE TOTAL COLUMN NO2, AND THE TROPOSPHERIC NO2) WILL BE UNAVAILABLE.


THIRD-PARTY DATA AND PRODUCTS
10 NOVEMBER 2014 03:00 UTC - 28 NOVEMBER 2014 02:00 UTC
MTSAT-2
JMA WILL SWITCH OPERATIONS FROM MTSAT-2 TO MTSAT-1R DUE TO GROUND
SEGMENT MAINTENANCE.
MTSAT-1R IMAGE DATA LABELLED AS MTSAT-2 AND RECTIFIED TO 145 DEGREE
EAST WILL BE DISSEMINATED.

25 NOVEMBER 2014
GLOBAL NOAA ATOVS SERVICE AVAILABLE ON EUMETCAST-EUROPE. THIS SERVICE
CONSISTS OF L1 DATA FROM THE ATOVS INSTRUMENTS ONBOARD NOAA-15 AND
NOAA-18.
FOR FULL DETAILS,
SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2418160.HTML


FUTURE EVENTS
METEOSAT 0 DEG SERVICE
02 DECEMBER 2014 09:00 UTC - 09 DECEMBER 2014 09:00 UTC
METEOSAT-10 SEVIRI DECONTAMINATION
DURING THIS PERIOD, METEOSAT-8 IMAGE DATA (RECTIFIED TO 0 DEG) AND
METEOROLOGICAL PRODUCTS WILL REPLACE THE METEOSAT-10 SERVICE.
FOR FULL DETAILS,
SEE:WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/NEWS/DAT_2418124.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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