Update#1 The ground segment anomaly reported on DOY096 has been rectified and Metop-B data are again available with Antarctic timliness.

This has resulted in only nominal Arctic timeliness availability for Metop-B data between sensing time 07:57:00 and 11:11:00 UTC.

Topic: Eumetsat Alert Message: GDS-Metop-B

Date/Time Issued: April 6, 2019 1252Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: See list below.

Date/Time of Initial Impact: Sat Apr 06 09:24:18 GMT (from the Eumetsat message)

Date/Time of Expected End: See table in detail for on and off switch time

Length of Outage: N/A

Details/Specifics of Change:

Type: Service Alert
Ann Nr: 4691
Rev: 1
Start Time: 2019-04-06 07:57:00.0
Satellites: Metop-B
Subject: ground-segment-anomaly
Impact: data-delayed
Detail: The Antarctic Data Acquisition has been interrupted. ADA timeliness is no longer available for the indicated satellite.
Status: ongoing
Issue Time: 2019-04-06 09:24:03.0
Services: SEM L0 - Metop-B
AVHRR Level 1 - Metop-B
AMSU-A Level 1 - Metop-B
MHS Level 1 - Metop-B
HIRS Level 1 - Metop-B
ASCAT Level 1 - Metop-B
IASI Level 1 - Metop-B
ATOVS Sounding products - Metop-B
ASCAT Soil Moisture - Metop-B
GOME-2 Level 1 - Metop-B
GRAS Level 1 - Metop-B
IASI Sounding Products - Metop-B
Multi-Sensor Products - Metop-B
AVHRR Polar Winds - Metop-B

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Message number: 5656
Message creation: Sat Apr 06 09:24:18 GMT+00:00 2019