TopicGOES-16 and GOES-18  ABI Lunar Trending Calibration Scans scheduled for Sep 27 - Sep 29, 2023

Date/Time Issued:  September 22, 2023, 1611Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: GOES-16 and GOES-18 ABI MESO-2 outages

Date/Time of Initial Impact: Sep 27, 2023, 1523Z

Date/Time of Expected End: Sep 29, 2023, 1750Z

Length of Outage:  Approximately 2 minutes for each event. See the schedule below.


Details/Specifics of Change:

Several, very short, GOES-16 and GOES-18 routine calibration scans for lunar trending will be performed on Sep 27 - Sep 29, 2023, resulting in an outage of ABI MESO-2 products for about 2 minutes for each event. ABI MESO-1 will still be available during this time. The schedules are below.




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