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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE 99-02
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HEADQUARTERS WASHINGTON DC
230 PM EST WED JAN 13 1999
 
TO        FAMILY OF SERVICES /FOS/ SUBSCRIBERS... NOAA WEATHER
          WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/ SUBSCRIBERS... OTHER NATIONAL
          WEATHER SERVICE /NWS/ CUSTOMERS... NWS EMPLOYEES
 
FROM      THERESE PIERCE... CHIEF... HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL SERVICES
 
SUBJECT   FORECAST RESPONSIBILITIES FOR ZONES IN WESTERN/
          SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN... NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHEAST
          MINNESOTA TRANSFERRED TO THE WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE IN
          LA CROSSE WISCONSIN ...EFFECTIVE TUESDAY MARCH 2 1999.
 
EFFECTIVE TUESDAY...MARCH 2 1999...AT 4:30 A.M...CENTRAL STANDARD
TIME /1030 UNIVERSAL COORDINATED TIME/...THE NATIONAL WEATHER
FORECAST OFFICE /WFO/ IN LA CROSSE WISCONSIN /LSE/ WILL ASSUME
FORECAST RESPONSIBILITY FOR THIRTEEN /13/ ZONES IN
WESTERN/SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN...EIGHT /8/ ZONES IN NORTHEAST IOWA
AND SEVEN /7/ ZONES IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.  FOR THE AFFECTED
ZONES...REFER TO /TABLES 1... 2 AND 3/.
 
USERS OF THE AFFECTED ZONES /TABLES 1...2 AND 3/...WILL NEED TO
TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO RECEIVE INFORMATION USING THE WMO
HEADINGS AND THE NOAA WEATHER WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/ IDENTIFIERS
FROM WFO LSE 
/SEE TABLE 4/.
 
TABLE 1:  FROM WSFO MILWAUKEE WISCONSIN /MKE/ TO LSE: 
THIRTEEN /13/ ZONES IN WEST AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN:
     
WIZ017-TAYLOR       WIZ029-CLARK        WIZ032-BUFFALO      
WIZ033-TREMPEALEAU  WIZ034-JACKSON      WIZ041-LA CROSSE
WIZ042-MONROE       WIZ043-JUNEAU       WIZ044-ADAMS        
WIZ053-VERNON       WIZ054-CRAWFORD     WIZ055-RICHLAND
WIZ061-GRANT        
 
TABLE 2:  FROM WSFO DES MOINES IOWA /DSM/ TO LSE: 
EIGHT /8/ ZONES IN NORTHEAST IOWA.
 
IAZ008-MITCHELL     IAZ009-HOWARD       IAZ010-WINNESHIEK   
IAZ011-ALLAMAKEE    IAZ018-FLOYD        IAZ019-CHICKASAW
IAZ029-FAYETTE      IAZ030-CLAYTON      
 
TABLE 3:  FROM WSFO MINNEAPOLIS MINNESOTA /MSP/ TO LSE: 
SEVEN /7/ ZONES IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.
 
MNZ079-WABASHA      MNZ086-DODGE        MNZ087-OLMSTED      
MNZ088-WINONA       MNZ094-MOWER        MNZ095-FILLMORE
MNZ096-HOUSTON
 
 
TABLE 4:  NEW IDENTIFIERS FOR AFFECTED ZONES IN TABLES 1 2 AND 3.
 
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION                NWWS ID     WMO HEADING
PUBLIC ZONE FORECASTS              MKEZFPARX   FPUS53 KARX
WINTER STORM ADVSY/WATCH/WARNING   MKEWSWLSE   WWUS43 KARX
NON-PRECIP ADVSY/WATCH/WARNING     MKENPWLSE   WWUS73 KARX
FLASH FLOOD WATCH                  MKEFFALSE   WGUS63 KARX
AREA WEATHER SUMMARY               MKEAWSLSE   AWUS43 KARX
REGIONAL TEMP/PRECIPITATION TABLE  MKERTPLSE   ASUS63 KARX
 
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION                AFOS ID     WMO HEADING  
CODED CITIES FORECAST              MKECCFLSE   FPUS43 KARX
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION           MKEAFDLSE   FXUS63 KARX
 
     IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS...PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE
FOLLOWING METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE:
 
GLENN R. LUSSKY       CRAIG M. EDWARDS       BRENDA K. BROCK
NWS FORECAST OFFICE   NWS FORECAST OFFICE    NWS FORECAST OFFICE
N2788 COUNTY ROAD FA  1733 LAKE DRIVE WEST   9607 NW BEAVER ROAD
LA CROSSE WI 54601    CHANHASSEN MN 55317    JOHNSTON IA 50131
608-784-8275 x 642    612-361-6670 x 642     515-270-4501 x 642 
 
KENNETH R. RIZZO         MICHAEL J. SZKIL              
NWS FORECAST OFFICE      NWS FORECAST OFFICE 
N3533 HARDSCRABBLE RD.   2485 SOUTH POINT ROAD    
DOUSMAN WI 53118-9409    GREEN BAY WI 54313-5522  
414-297-3243 x 642       920-494-5845 x 642  
 
THIS AND ALL OTHER PENDING NWS SERVICE CHANGE NOTIFICATIONS ARE
AVAILABLE AT THE  URL ADDRESS /IN SMALL CASE LETTERS/
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTM
 
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