Topic: GOES-17 ABI solar calibration scan


Date/Time Issued: January 13, 2022 2131Z


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


Date/Time of Initial Impact: January 22, 2022 0320Z


Date/Time of Expected End: January 22, 2022 0330Z


Length of Outage: Approximately 5 minutes at the beginning of a period of Continuous Full Disk operations


Details/Specifics of Change: On January 22, 2022, GOES-17 ABI 10-minute Flex Mode (mode 6) will be replaced with 10 minutes of Continuous Full Disk (mode 4) from 0320-0330Z. A GOES-17 ABI solar calibration scan will be performed between 0320-0325Z, resulting in an outage of all ABI products. ABI 10-minutes Flex Mode (mode 6) will resume at 0330Z. The next Full Disk scan will populate at 0330Z.


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