Topic: GOES-16 Mode Change

Date/Time Issued: September 25, 2018 1930 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-16 ABI Data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: October 1, 2018 0000 UTC

Date/Time of Expected End: October 2, 2018 0000 UTC

Length of Outage: 24 hours

Details/Specifics of Change:

On October 1, 2018 at approximately 0000 UTC, the GOES-16 (GOES-EAST) Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) will operate in Continuous Full Disk Mode (mode 4) for 24 hours for testing. Continuous Full Disk Mode means products will be generated for Full Disk only, every 5 minutes.

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