Date/Time Issued: August 16, 2023 0605Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-18 MDS Meso-1
Requested Center Point: 61.8N/114W
Date/Time Initial Impact: August 16, 2023 1500Z J/Day 228
Date/Time of Expected End: August 17, 2023 0300Z J/Day 229
Length of Event: 12 Hours
Requester: Satellite Analysis Branch
Priority: 26 International Request
Details/Specifics of Change: Request by Meteorological Service of Canada. Wildfires driven by climate change resulting in evacuations of many communities in the NWT. Telecom lines are down and surface observations are limited. Evacuation roads are blocked. Satellite data will help with decision making and forecast production.
Web Site(s) for Applicable Information: Sdm Total Operational Weather Readiness - Satellites (TOWR-S) Virtual Lab Forum http://vlab.noaa.gov/web/towr-s/mmm/-/message_boards/view_message/31207271 VLab.Notifications@noaa.gov
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