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FOS NOTICE NO. 903          05-13-96

TO FOS SUBSCRIBERS

/DRG1915/ FOUR NEW PRODUCTS  PROVIDING STANDARD UPPER AIR
INFORMATION  FROM WSO GAYLORD  MI /APX/  WILL BE AVAILABLE
ON FOS.  ALSO  THE FINAL STANDARD UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS WILL
BE TAKEN AT SAULT STE. MARIE  MI/Y62/.  THOSE PRODUCTS WILL
BE REMOVED FROM THE COLLECTIVES LISTED BELOW.  THESE CHANGES
ARE NECESSARY TO ACCOMODATE THE RELOCATION OF THE UPPER AIR
PROGRAM FROM SAULT STE. MARIE  MI  TO GAYLORD  MI.

THE NEW GEOGRAPHIC POSITION  ELEVATION  AND WMO BLOCK/STATION
INFORMATION FOR THE WSO GAYLORD UPPER AIR SITE ARE

LAT - 44 DEG 54 MIN 30 SEC N /44.91 DEG N/

LON - 84 DEG 43 MIN 10 SEC W /84.72 DEG W/

ELEVATION 4 FT. ABOVE FLOOR - 1469 FT /447.9 METERS/

WMO INDEX NUMBER  72634

NEW PRODUCT IDENTIFIERS
AFOS PILS   WMO HEADINGS
ARBMANAPX   USUS50 KWBC
ARBSGLAPX   UKUS50 KWBC
ARBABVAPX   ULUS50/UEUS50 KWBC
ARBFZLAPX   UXUS71 KWBC

OLD PRODUCT IDENTIFERS
AFOS PILS   WMO HEADINGS
ARBMANY62   USUS80 KWBC
ARBSGLY62   UJUS81 KWBC
ARBABVY62   UJUS82 KWBC
ARBFZLY62   UXUS71 KWBC

CATEGORY        ABV - RAWINSONDE DATA ABOVE 100 MILLIBARS
                FZL - FREEZING LEVEL DATA /RADAT/
                MAN - RAWINSONDE OBSERVATION MANDATORY LEVELS
                SGL - RAWINSONDE OBSERVATION SIGNIFICANT LEVELS
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