Topic: GOES-16 ABI desert monitoring calibration scan


Date/Time Issued: February 25, 2022 1438Z


Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-16 ABI outage and mode change


Date/Time of Initial Impact: March 5, 2022 1600Z


Date/Time of Expected End: March 5, 2022 1610Z


Length of Outage: Approximate 5 minute outage followed by 5 minutes of Continuous Full Disk mode


Details/Specifics of Change:


A GOES-16 ABI routine desert monitoring calibration scan will occur from 1600-1610Z on March 5, 2022 following the schedule below: 




ABI calibration scan: 1600-1605Z - no ABI products generated or distributed


ABI Continuous Full Disk Mode (mode 4): 1605-1610Z


ABI 10-minute Flex Mode (mode 6) resumes: 1610Z




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