Topic: GOES-17 ABI Best Detector Select V-V Collection

Date/Time Issued: October 27, 2021 1440 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-17 ABI data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: November 4, 2021 1900 UTC

Date/Time of Expected End: November 4, 2021 2000 UTC

Length of Outage/Event: 60 minutes


Details/Specifics of Change:

The GOES-17 ABI will execute Best Detector Select (BDS) V-V collections from 1900 UTC until 2000 UTC on November 4th and result in an outage of ABI data for 1 hour.

Immediately following the collect, ABI mode 6 will resume at 2000 UTC.

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