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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE 99-21
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HEADQUARTERS WASHINGTON DC
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 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 TWENTY-SEVEN /27/ ZONES 
          IN CENTRAL AND WESTERN WYOMING TRANSFERRED TO THE 
          WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN RIVERTON       
          WYOMING...EFFECTIVE TUESDAY APRIL 6 1999.
 
EFFECTIVE TUESDAY...APRIL 6 1999...AT 4:40 A.M...MOUNTAIN   
DAYLIGHT TIME /1040 UNIVERSAL COORDINATED TIME/...NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE /NWSO/ IN RIVERTON WYOMING /RIW/ WILL
ASSUME FORECAST RESPONSIBILITY FOR TWENTY-SEVEN /27/ ZONES IN
CENTRAL AND WESTERN. FOR THE AFFECTED ZONES...REFER TO /TABLE 1/.
     
SUBSCRIBERS TO THE NOAA WEATHER WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/ AND THE
FAMILY OF SERVICES /FOS/ WILL NEED TO INITIATE ACTION TO
ACCOMMODATE THIS CHANGE IN RESPONSIBILITY. SOME OF THE PROGRAM
CHANGES WILL REQUIRE PRODUCT IDENTIFIER CHANGES. 
 
/TABLE 1/
CHANGE IN FORECAST RESPONSIBILITY FROM WFO CYS TO WFO RIW FOR THE
FOLLOWING ZONES IN CENTRAL AND WESTERN WYOMING:
 
UGC Z     COUNTY ZONE         UGC Z     COUNTY ZONE
 
WYZ001-YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
WYZ002-NORTH ABSAROKAS
WYZ003-SOUTH ABSAROKAS        WYZ004-CODY FOOTHILLS
WYZ005-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN   WYZ006-TETON/MOUNTAINS
WYZ007-JACKSON VALLEY         WYZ008-OWL CREEK MOUNTAINS
WYZ009-SOUTH BIG HORN BASIN   WYZ010-DUBOIS
WYZ011-WIND RIVER MTNS EAST   WYZ012-LANDER FOOTHILLS
WYZ013-WIND RIVER BASIN       WYZ014-GREEN MOUNTAINS
WYZ015-NATRONA                WYZ016-STAR VALLEY
WYZ017-SALT RIVER RANGE       WYZ018-KEMMERER
WYZ019-WIND RIVER MTNS WEST   WYZ020-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN
WYZ022-ROCK SPRINGS/GREEN RIVER
WYZ023-RED DESERT             WYZ024-FLAMING GORGE          
WYZ025-SOUTHEAST SWEETWATER   WYZ026-WESTERN BIG HORN MTNS  
WYZ027-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN MTNS 
WYZ028-EAST JOHNSON
     
TABLE 2: 
CONTINUED FORECAST RESPONSIBILITY BY WSFO CHEYENNE /CYS/ FOR
ZONES IN WYOMING:
 
UGC Z     COUNTY ZONE         UGC Z     COUNTY ZONE
WYZ059-CONVERSE               WYZ060-NIOBRARA
WYZ061-SOUTHWEST CARBON       WYZ062-NORTH CARBON
WYZ063-SNOWY RANGE            WYZ064-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE
WYZ065-LARAMIE VALLEY         WYZ066-LARAMIE RANGE
WYZ067-PLATTE                 WYZ068-GOSHEN
WYZ069-CHEYENNE FOOTHILLS     WYZ070-PINE BLUFFS
 
TABLE 3: FOR THE ZONES IN TABLE 1 ... THE FOLLOWING WILL BE THE
PRODUCT IDENTIFIERS FOR THIS SERVICE TRANSFER TO WFO RIW.
 
     PRODUCT DESCRIPTION                NWWS ID     WMO/FOS ID
 
     *PUBLIC ZONE FORECASTS             CYSZFPRIW   FPUS55 KRIW
     PUBLIC ZONE FORECASTS WILL BE EXTENDED THROUGH FIVE DAYS
 
     *WINTER STORM ADVSY/WATCH/WARNING  CYSWSWRIW   WWUS45 KRIW
 
     *NON-PRECIPITATION ADVSY/WATCH/
     WARNING                            CYSNPWRIW   WWUS75 KRIW
      
     * NO PRODUCT IDENTIFIER CHANGE REQUIRED
                        
 
     FLOOD/FLASH FLOOD WATCH             CYSFFARIW   WGUS65 KRIW  
 
     AREA WEATHER SUMMARY               CYSAWSRIW   AWUS45 KRIW
 
     AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION           CYSAFDRIW   FXUS65 KRIW
 
     REGIONAL TEMPERATURE AND 
     PRECIPITATION TABLE                CYSRTPRIW   ASUS65 KRIW
 
     CODED CITIES FORECAST              CYSCCFRIW   FPUS45 KRIW
     
 
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS... PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
 
WILLIAM T. PARKER                  VALERIA I. CAPELL
NWS                                NWS
1301 AIRPORT PARKWAY               12744 WEST U.S. HWY 26
CHEYENNE WY 82001-1549             RIVERTON WY. 82501
307-772-2468                       307-857-3898
 
DAVID M. CARPENTER
METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE
NWS FORECAST OFFICE
300 EAST SIGNAL DRIVE
RAPID CITY SD 57701-3800
605-341-9271
 
            
THIS AND ALL OTHER PENDING NWS SERVICE CHANGE NOTIFICATIONS ARE
AVAILABLE ON THE  URL ADDRESS /IN SMALL CASE LETTERS/
HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTM
 
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