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SENIOR DUTY METEOROLOGIST NWS ADMINISTRATIVE MESSAGE
NWS NCEP CENTRAL OPERATIONS COLLEGE PARK MD
1527Z TUE MAY 23 2017


GOES-W MANEUVER SCHEDULED THURSDAY...

Topic: GOES-15 (GOES-West) East/West Station Keeping Maneuver
scheduled for May 25, 2017

Date/Time Issued: May 23, 2017  1515 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-15 (GOES-West) Imager and
Sounder Data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: May 25, 2017   1345 UTC

Date/Time of Expected End: May 25, 2017   1359 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 Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 1345 UTC. The backup date
for this maneuver is Tuesday, May 30, 2017.  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 May 25, 2017 the following schedule will be employed to
support maneuver operations for GOES-15 (GOES-West):

1345 UTC:  GOES-15 (GOES-West) East/West Maneuver Schedule begins
1346 UTC - 1359 UTC:  GOES-15 (GOES-West) No Sounder Scan
Operations
1345 UTC - 1359 UTC:  GOES-15 (GOES-West) No Imager Scan
Operations
1400 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.


READY/SDM/NCO/NCEP



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