[ldm-users] NOAAport DVB-S2 frequency change (test--for now)

Sorry folks...I know a number of NOAAPort satellite users are
on the LDM list. There's been a frequency change of the DVB-S2
broadcast that's going to be tested out, starting within the hour.

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NOXX01 KWBC 221938
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WHAT - SBN/NOAAPORT EXPANSION AND HARDWARE UPGRADE
DATE - APRIL 22, 2011
NOTICE - 008A
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NOTICE  NOTICE  NOTICE  NOTICE  NOTICE
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WE HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED THAT A TEST FREQUENCY
WILL BE PUT INTO SERVICE SOMETIME BETWEEN 3PM
AND 5PM EST. TODAY FOR THE NEW -SBN/NOAAPORT-
SIGNAL. WE WOULD ASK CUSTOMERS WHO EXPERIENCE
PROBLEMS WITH RECEIPT OF DATA TO PLEASE SWITCH
TO THE FOLLOWING FREQUENCY
.
1054.15 MhZ
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WE CONTINUE TO URGE OUR CUSTOMERS TO ONLY USE
THE DVB-S2 SIGNAL FOR TESTING PURPOSES TILL
THIS ISSUE HAS BEEN FULLY RESOLVED.
.
IF YOU HAVE FURTHER QUESTIONS OR ENCOUNTER ANY
PROBLEMS, PLEASE REPORT THE PROBLEM TO THE
NOAAPORT SUPPORT TEAM USING THE EMAIL
ADDRESS BELOW.
.
NWS.NOAAPORT -AT- NOAA.GOV
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FROM - NWSTG
TO - ALL
SUBJECT - MAINTENANCE NOTIFICATION
THE NWSTG HAS RESTORED ALL NETWORK SERVICES.
YOUR PATIENCE IS GREATLY APPRECIATED.
NWSTG/MJ
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FROM - NWSTG
TO - ALL
SUBJECT - MAINTENANCE NOTIFICATION
THE NWSTG WILL EXPERIENCE A MINOR OUTAGE BEGINNING
AT 1815Z TO RESOLVE AN INTERNAL NETWORK ISSUE.  THE
OUTAGE IS EXPECTED TO TAKE NO MORE THAN 10 MINUTES.
WE REGRET THE INCONVENIENCE AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR
PATIENCE.
NWSTG/MJ
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WHAT - SBN/NOAAPORT EXPANSION AND HARDWARE UPGRADE
DATE - APRIL 22, 2011
NOTICE - 008
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SBN ACTIVATION INFORMATION - APRIL 22 2011
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THE NWS CONTINUES TO ANALYZE/TROUBLESHOOT THE
PROBLEM WITH THE NEW -SBN/NOAAPORT- SIGNAL.
CURRENTLY, THE NWS IS REVIEWING/CHECKING INTO
A POSSIBLE INTERFERENCE PROBLEM. WORK CONTINUES
TILL THE ISSUES ARE RESOLVED.
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AS PART OF THE MITIGATION PROCESS WITH THE
INTERFERENCE PROBLEM,  A CHANGE OF FREQUENCY
IS BEING CONSIDERED. IMMEDIATE NOTIFICATION
WILL BE PROVIDED VIA ALL AVAILABLE CHANNELS
TO KEEP ALL CUSTOMERS APPRAISED.
.
WE CONTINUE TO URGE OUR CUSTOMERS TO ONLY USE
THE DVB-S2 SIGNAL FOR TESTING PURPOSES TILL
THIS ISSUE HAS BEEN FULLY RESOLVED.
.
AN EXTENSTION OF THE DUAL ILLUMINATION WINDOW
IS BEING PLANNED AND MORE INFORMATION WILL BE
FORTHCOMING ONCE A RESOLUTION IS IDENTIFIED.
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PLANNING DATES
1. DUAL ILLUMINATION DATES - APR 17TH TO TBD
2. DECOMMISSION OLD DVB-S DOWNLINK - TBD
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ALL TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AS WELL AS UPDATES
FOR THIS UPGRADE CAN BE FOUND ON THE FOLLOWING
WEB PAGE
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WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/NOAAPORT/HTML/NOAAPORT.SHTML
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IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR ENCOUNTER ANY PROBLEMS,
PLEASE REPORT THE PROBLEM TO THE NOAAPORT
SUPPORT TEAM USING THE EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW.
.
NWS.NOAAPORT -AT- NOAA.GOV
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Gilbert Sebenste                                                     ********
(My opinions only!)                                                  ******
Staff Meteorologist, Northern Illinois University                      ****
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