Topic: GOES-16 (GOES-EAST) Advanced Baseline Imager Mode-6 Operation UpdateM-B
Date/Time Issued: November 19, 2019 1625Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-16 ABI Mode-6 products
Date/Time of Initial Impact: November 20, 2019 1740Z
Date/Time of Expected End: N/A
Length of Outage: N/A
Details/Specifics of Change: The GOES-16 Advanced Baseline Imager Mode-6 (10-minute Flex Mode) sequence will be updated to a duration more accurate to 10 minutes following the conclusion of the GOES-16 ABI Encoder calibration. The Mode-6 images will notice improvements in the form of reduced drift in timeline and image timestamps over long time spans.
GOES-16 ABI mode-6 provides Full Disk, CONUS, and MESO images at the cadence provided here (link: https://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/GOES/16/GOES-16%20Scan%20Mode%206.html).
The GOES-16 ABI Encoder calibration notification can be viewed here (link: https://www.ospo.noaa.gov/data/messages/2019/MSG3092024.html).
Contact Information for Further Information: ESPC Operations at ESPCOperations@noaa.gov or 301-817-3880
Web Site(s) for applicable information: See https://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/messages.html for this and other satellite related messages.GOES-16 (GOES-EAST) ABI Mode 6 operation is detailed at https://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/GOES/schedules.html.