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GOES-East Routine Sounder Schedule

 
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TIME (UTC)       SCAN SECTOR   	   	DURATION (MM:SS)
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00:34:00-00:38:00 NEW DAY SCHEDULE TRANSITION           
00:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
01:20:00       E.CARIBBEAN SOUNDING                22:
01:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
02:20:00       N.ATLANTIC SOUNDING                 22:
02:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
03:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
03:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
04:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
04:45:30       CALIBRATION FRAME*                  00:25
04:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
05:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
05:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
06:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
06:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
07:20:00       E.CARIBBEAN SOUNDING                22:
07:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
08:20:00       N.ATLANTIC SOUNDING                 22:
08:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
09:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
09:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
10:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
10:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
11:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
11:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
12:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
12:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
13:20:00       E.CARIBBEAN SOUNDING                22:
13:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
14:20:00       N.ATLANTIC SOUNDING                 22:
14:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
15:20:00       LIM G.MEXICO SOUNDING               12:
15:34:00-15:44:00     HOUSEKEEPING
15:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
16:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
16:45:30       CALIBRATION FRAME*                  00:25
16:46:50**     CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
17:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
17:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
18:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
18:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
19:20:00       E.CARIBBEAN SOUNDING                22:
19:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
20:20:00       N.ATLANTIC SOUNDING                 22:
20:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
21:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
21:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
22:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
22:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:
23:20:00       G.MEXICO SOUNDING                   22:
23:46:50       CONUS SOUNDING                      30:


* - frame taken in support of instrument calibration.
** - frame replaced with CONUS SHORT Wednesdays for weekly SEM calibration housekeeping