NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations

SATOPS News Report


Monday, April 27, 2015

Customers or users who want to call to ask about problems or report outages can use the following contacts:

– For questions about data quality (noisy data, dropouts, schedules), GOES or POES products, or status of spacecraft can call the SAB Shift Supervisor at 301-683-1400

– To report an outage or document a problem, call the ESPC Operations Crew Lead at 301-457-5218. All LRIT data users are encouraged to report problems to: LRIT@noaa.gov

 

DOY 115-117


GOES-14 will be activated as a contingency due to GOES-15 Star Tracker Anomaly. GOES-15 remains GOES-WEST and primary for Western US Imagery. GOES-15 INR performance remains nominal. Engineers are currently investigating and working the Star Tracker anomaly.


GOES
GOES-13 (GOES-East) RSO scheduled for Apr 24 at 1844z to Apr 25 at 0344z due to severe weather in Texas. RSO extended to Apr 26 at 0414z for eastern severe weather monitoring.

All GOES operations were nominal over the past 72 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery via GVAR or s/c health &
safety. For more GOES information please see:
http://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/GOES/index.html


POES
(DOY 117) NOAA -15 rev 88155 received only 92% of the GAC3B data due to noisy telemetry from Fairbanks antenna.

All other POES operations were nominal over the past 72 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more POES information please see:
http://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/POES/index.html


JASON-2
All Jason-2 operations were nominal over the past 72 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.


DMSP
(DOY 117) OPS 53 (Flt 18) rev 28463 had a lost support at GUAM-C due to configuration problem at the site. A re-ship was attempted unsuccessfully several times. A Cat II data loss was declared with 270 playback seconds and 1080 spacecraft seconds.

All other DMSP data recovery operations were nominal over the past 72 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more DMSP Information please see:
http://ngdc.noaa.gov/eog/dmsp.html


SNPP
All SNPP operations were nominal over the past 72 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more SNPP Information please see:
http://www.jpss.noaa.gov/


ESPC reported data outages or delays

Data Lost:
At 1925z and 0030z, ESPC did not receive the 1830z and 0030z East sectors for ECONUS, PRNAT and PRREG on GINIL2 primary system.

At 1755z, ESPC did not receive DMSP/SSMI/S F-18 Rev. 28467 from Monterey/FNMOC. Data is considered lost.

At 0115z, NOAA-15 only received 92% of GAC 3B during the rev 88155 Fairbanks support.