Topic: GOES-16 ABI solar calibration scan
Date/Time Issued: June 18, 2021 1353Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-16 ABI product outage
Date/Time of Initial Impact: June 22, 2021 1100Z
Date/Time of Expected End: June 22, 2020 1110Z
Length of Outage: 10 minutes. The solar calibration crosses the 5 minute boundary therefore there will be no mode 4 and a full 10 minute outage of all ABI products.
Details/Specifics of Change:
On June 22, 2021, GOES-16 ABI 10-minute Flex Mode (mode 6) will be replaced with a solar calibration which will occur between 1100-1110Z. There will be a full 10 minute outage of all ABI products. ABI 10-minutes Flex Mode (mode 6) will resume at 1110Z. The next Full Disk scan will populate at 1110Z.
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