Update #2: Test is canceled due to CWD.

Update #1: Updated dates of impact

Topic: GOES-17 ABI Cryocooler Optimization Testing

Date/Time Issued: March 21, 2022 1809Z

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

Date/Time of Initial Impact: March 22, 2022 0240Z-0620Z, March 23, 2022 0240Z-0620Z March 24, 2022 0240Z-0620Z


Details/Specifics of Change: On March 22, 2022 to March 24, 2022 between 0240Z and 0620Z, GOES-17 ABI will undergo cryocooler optimization testing. This test may result in degradation to CMI and L2 products.


Please note: This test will be postponed in the event of a CWD declaration.


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