Topic: Planned Outage of GOES-16 Data on PDA Due to Firewall Maintenance

Date/Time Issued: May 4, 2018 1615 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: All GOES-16 data on PDA

Date/Time of Initial Impact: May 7, 2018 1400 UTC

Date/Time of Expected End: May 7, 2018 1600 UTC

Length of Outage: M-B2 hours

Details/Specifics of Change:

A firewall maintenance activity at NSOF is scheduled to be performed Monday, May 7, 2018. The outage will be two hours long from 1400-1600 UTC, resulting in an outage of all GOES-16 data on PDA. GRB will be unaffected. This activity is dependent upon GOES-17 ABI post-launch test activities and subject to being rescheduled on short notice. Updates to this notification will be sent as needed.

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