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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HEADQUARTERS WASHINGTON DC
320 PM EDT FRI SEP 20 1996
 
TO        FAMILY OF SERVICES /FOS/ SUBSCRIBERS...NOAA WEATHER
          WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/ SUBSCRIBERS...OTHER NATIONAL
          WEATHER SERVICE /NWS/ CUSTOMERS..NWS EMPLOYEES
 
FROM      THERESE Z. PIERCE...CHIEF...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL
          SERVICES
 
SUBJECT   FORECAST AND LONG-FUSE WARNING RESPONSIBILITIES FOR
          2 ZONES IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI TRANSFERRED TO THE
          WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN MEMPHIS TENNESSEE...
          EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 5 1996.
 
      EFFECTIVE AT 0900 UNIVERSAL COORDINATED TIME /3 A.M.
CST/...TUESDAY...NOVEMBER 5 1996...FORECAST AND LONG-FUSE WARNING
RESPONSIBILITIES FOR 2 ZONES IN THE EXTREME SOUTHEAST MISSOURI
/THE BOOTHEEL/ WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO THE WEATHER SERVICE
FORECAST OFFICE /WSFO/ IN MEMPHIS /MEM/...TENNESSEE FROM THE WSFO
IN ST. LOUIS /STL/...MISSOURI /TABLE 1/.  FOR THESE 2 ZONES...
THIS SERVICE TRANSFER WILL CONSOLIDATE ALL SERVICES /LONG AND
SHORT-FUSE/ WITH WSFO MEM. 
 
     BECAUSE OF THIS FORECAST AND LONG-FUSE WARNING TRANSFER...
SUBSCRIBERS TO THE NOAA WEATHER WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/... FAMILY OF
SERVICES /FOS/...AND OTHER USERS MUST TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO
RECEIVE THE PRODUCTS LISTED IN TABLE 2 FOR THESE 2 ZONES USING
THE NEW PRODUCT IDENTIFIERS FROM WSFO MEM.
 
TABLE 1.  ZONES TRANSFERS TO WSFO MEM FOR FORECASTS AND LONG FUSE
WARNINGS.  UNIVERSAL GENERIC CODES /UGC/ FOR THESE ZONES /Z/ ARE
SHOWN.  

UGC Z       ZONE NAME /BY COUNTY/
MOZ113-     DUNKLIN
MOZ115-     PEMISCOT
 
TABLE 2:  FOR THESE 2 ZONES IN EXTREME SOUTHEAST MISSOURI..THE
FOLLOWING FORECAST AND LONG-FUSE WARNING INFORMATION WILL SWITCH
TO FOUR NEW PRODUCT IDENTIFIERS FROM WSFO MEM.
 
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION                        NWWS ID    FOS/WMO ID
 
PUBLIC ZONE FORECAST                 /NEW/ MEMZFPTN   FPUS5 KMEM
                                     /OLD/ STLZFPMO   FPUS5 KSTL 
 
FLASH FLOOD WATCH                    /NEW/ MEMFFAMEM  RWUS31 KMEM
                                     /OLD/ STLFFASTL  RWUS31 KSTL
 
NON-PRECIP. ADVSY/WATCH/WARNING      /NEW/ MEMNPWMEM  WWUS45 KMEM
                                     /OLD/ STLNPWSTL  WWUS45 KSTL
 
WINTER STORM ADVSY/WATCH/WARNING     /NEW/ MEMWSWMEM  WWUS46 KMEM
                                     /OLD/ STLWSWSTL  WWUS46 KSTL
 
     FOR HOLDERS OF WEATHER SERVICE OPERATIONS MANUAL CHAPTER
C-11...APPENDIX A /ZONE FORECAST AREA MAPS/...THIS NOTICE UPDATES
PAGES A-91 AND A-92.   
 
     UPDATED STATE ZONE MAPS ARE ON WEB AT THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS
IN SMALL CASE 
     
        HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/MODERNIZE/ST-MAPS/MAPS.HTM
 
     TO REQUEST HARD COPY MAPS...CALL 301-713-1726 EXT 109 OR 149
OR WRITE NWS/OM12 - 1325 EAST-WEST HIGHWAY - SILVER SPRING MD
20910.
 
     FOR FURTHER QUESTIONS...CONTACT:

MR. JAMES W. DUKE...METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE
OR JOHN WHITE...WARNING COORDINATION METEOROLOGIST
NWS FORECAST OFFICE
7777 WALNUT GROVE RD / OM1          
MEMPHIS TN 38120
 
PH. 901-757-6400  WEEKDAYS...EXCLUDING HOLIDAYS...8 AM - 4 PM CST
 
 
STEVEN D. THOMAS...METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE
OR JIM KRAMPER...WARNING COORDINATION METEOROLOGIST
NWS FORECAST OFFICE
12 RESEARCH PARK DRIVE
ST. CHARLES MO 63304-5686
 
PH. 314-447-1876  WEEKDAYS...EXCLUDING HOLIDAYS...8 AM - 4 PM CST
 
 
NOTE:  THIS MESSAGE IS AN ADDENDUM TO THE MESSAGE OF AUG 26 1996
ANNOUNCING 39 OTHER ZONE TRANSFERS FOR FORECAST AND LONG-FUSE
WARNINGS.  A MODIFIED VERSION OF THAT MESSAGE /FOR 41 ZONE
TRANSFERS/ IS POSTED ON THE NWS OFFICE OF METEOROLOGY/S HOME PAGE
IN THE NOTIFICATION SECTION.  THE ADDRESS OF THE NOTIFICATION
SECTION IN SMALL CASE IS    HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTM
 
ALL OTHER PENDING SERVICE CHANGES ARE ALSO POSTED AT THIS WEB
ADDRESS.
 
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