Topic: GOES-17 ABI desert monitoring calibration scan

Date/Time Issued: March 12, 2019 2058 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-17 ABI outage and mode change

Date/Time of Initial Impact: March 14, 2019 2000 UTC

Date/Time of Expected End: March 14, 2019 2015 UTC

Length of Outage: Approximate 5 minute outage followed by 10 minutes of Continuous Full Disk mode

Details/Specifics of Change:

A GOES-17 ABI routine desert monitoring calibration scan will occur from 2000-2015 UTC on March 14, 2019 following the schedule below: M-B


ABI calibration scan: 2000-2005 UTC - no ABI products generated or distributed

ABI Continuous Full Disk Mode (mode 4): 2005-2015 UTC

ABI Flex Mode (mode 3) resumes: 2015 UTC


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