19990527: Change of WMO headings-Tx

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  PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE 99-57
  NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HEADQUARTERS WASHINGTON DC
  100 PM EDT THU MAY 27 1999
   
  TO      FAMILY OF SERVICES /FOS/ SUBSCRIBERS...NOAA
          WEATHER WIRE SERVICE /NWWS/ CUSTOMERS...OTHER
          NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE /NWS/ CUSTOMERS... NWS
          EMPLOYEES
   
  FROM    THERESE PIERCE...CHIEF...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL
          SERVICES
   
  SUBJECT CHANGE OF WMO HEADINGS FOR SHORT-FUSED PRODUCTS
          AND RELATED FORECASTS...STATEMENTS...ADVISORIES
          FROM THE MIDLAND /MAF/ WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE
          EFFECTIVE ON JULY 15 1999
   
  EFFECTIVE THURSDAY JULY 15 1999 AT 1100 A.M. CENTRAL
  DAYLIGHT TIME /CDT/...1600 UNIVERSAL COORDINATED TIME
  /UTC/...WMO HEADINGS FOR SHORT-FUSED WARNING PRODUCTS AND
  RELATED FORECASTS...STATEMENTS AND ADVISORIES FOR 24
  COUNTIES IN WEST TEXAS AND TWO COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST NEW
  MEXICO /TABLE 1/ WILL CHANGE.
  
  BECAUSE OF THESE CHANGES...CUSTOMERS MUST TAKE APPROPRIATE
  ACTION TO RECEIVE THE PRODUCTS LISTED IN TABLE 2 /SHORT-FUSED/ 
  AND TABLE 3 /PRODUCTS RELATED TO TABLE 2 AND LONG-FUSED 
  PRODUCTS/ FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES LISTED IN TABLE 1.
  
  TABLE 1. COUNTIES IN WEST TEXAS WITH UNIVERSAL GEOGRAPHIC
  CODES /UGC/
  
             UGC C /UGC Z               UGC C /UGC Z
  GAINES    TXC165/TXZ045    DAWSON     TXC115/TXZ046
  BORDEN    TXC033/TXZ047    SCURRY     TXC415/TXZ048
  ANDREWS   TXC003/TXZ050    MARTIN     TXC317/TXZ051
  HOWARD    TXC227/TXZ052   *MITCHELL*  TXC335/TXZ053
  CULBERSON TXC109/TXZ057    REEVES     TXC389/TXZ058
  LOVING    TXC301/TXZ059    WINKLER    TXC495/TXZ060
  ECTOR     TXC135/TXZ061    MIDLAND    TXC329/TXZ062
  GLASSCOCK TXC173/TXZ063    WARD       TXC475/TXZ067
  CRANE     TXC103/TXZ068    UPTON      TXC461/TXZ069
  REAGAN    TXC383/TXZ070    JEFF DAVIS TXC243/TXZ074
  PECOS     TXC371/TXZ075    PRESIDIO   TXC377/TXZ079/TXZ080
  BREWSTER  TXC043/TXZ081    TERRELL    TXC443/TXZ082            
                                  
  
  * IN ACCORDANCE WITH SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE 99-47...ALL
  SERVICES...BOTH LONG AND SHORT FUSED PRODUCTS...FOR MITCHELL
  COUNTY WILL BE TRANSFERRED FROM THE SAN ANGELO /SJT/ WEATHER
  FORECAST OFFICE TO THE MIDLAND /MAF/ WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE
  ON JULY 15 1999 IN CONCURRENCE THE WMO HEADING CHANGES.
   
  COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
          
               UGC C /UGC Z
  
  EDDY         NMC015/NMZ027/NMZ028
  LEA          NMC025/NMZ029
  
  
  TABLE 2.   THE FOLLOWING ARE SHORT-FUSED WARNING PRODUCTS
  TO BE ISSUED FROM MAF.  UGC C CODES ARE USED IN THESE
  PRODUCTS.
  
  PRODUCT              NWWS ID            WMO HEADING
  
  TORNADO WARNING     /NEW/ LBBTORMAF     WFUS54 KMAF
                      /OLD/ LBBTORMAF     WFUS1  KMAF
  
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM /NEW/ LBBSVRMAF     WUUS54 KMAF
  WARNING             /OLD/ LBBSVRMAF     WUUS1  KMAF 
  
  FLASH FLOOD         /NEW/ LBBFFWMAF     WGUS54 KMAF
  WARNING             /OLD/ LBBFFWMAF     WRUS1  KMAF 
  
  TABLE 3.   THE FOLLOWING ARE PRODUCTS RELATED TO SHORT-FUSED
  PRODUCTS LISTED IN TABLE 2.  ROUTINE FORECAST PRODUCTS ARE
  ALSO LISTED.  UGC Z CODES ARE USED IN THESE PRODUCTS.
     
  PRODUCT                  NWWS ID             WMO HEADING
     
  ZONE FORECAST          /NEW/ LBBZFPMAF       FPUS54 KMAF
                      NM /OLD/ ABQZFPNM        FPUS55 KABQ
                      TX /OLD/ LBBZFPTX        FPUS54 KLUB
   
  FLASH FLOOD WATCH      /NEW/ LBBFFAMAF       WGUS64 KMAF
                     *NM /OLD/ ABQFFAABQ       RWUS31 KABQ
                     *TX /OLD/ LBBFFALBB       RWUS31 KLBB
   
  NON-PRECIPITATION      /NEW/ LBBNPWMAF       WWUS74 KMAF
                     *NM /OLD/ ABQNPWABQ       WWUS45 KABQ
                     *TX /OLD/ LBBNPWLBB       WWUS45 KLBB
  
  SEVERE WEATHER         /NEW/ LBBSVSMAF       WWUS54 KMAF
  STATEMENT              /OLD/ LBBSVSMAF       WWUS34 KMAF
  
  SPECIAL WEATHER        /NEW/ LBBSPSMAF       WWUS84 KMAF
  STATEMENT              /OLD/ LBBSPSMAF       WWUS35 KMAF
  
  FLASH FLOOD            /NEW/ LBBFFSMAF       WGUS74 KMAF
  STATEMENT              /OLD/ LBBFFSMAF       RWUS32 KMAF
  
  PUBLIC INFORMATION     /NEW/ LBBPNSMAF       NOUS44 KMAF
  STATEMENT              /OLD/ LBBPNSMAF       ABUS34 KMAF
  
  CIVIL EMERGENCY        /NEW/ LBBCEMMAF       WOUS44 KMAF 
  MESSAGE                /OLD/ LBBCEMMAF       MMUS40 KMAF
  
  LOCAL STORM REPORT     /NEW/ LBBLSRMAF       WWUS54 KMAF
                         /OLD/ LBBLSRMAF       WWUS30 KMAF
     
   
  * THESE OLD PRODUCTS WILL CONTINUE TO EXIST...BUT WILL COVER
  AREAS OUTSIDE OF THE MAF COUNTY WARNING AND FORECAST AREA.
                           
  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS...YOU MAY CONTACT:
   
  RAY FAGEN                        KEN GRAHAM
  METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE          PUBLIC/MARINE               
  NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE         METEOROLOGIST
  2500 CHALLENGER DRIVE            NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
  MIDLAND TX 79706-2606            SOUTHERN REGION   
  915-563-5006 EX222               HEADQUARTERS
                                   19 TAYLOR ST. RM 10A11 
                                   FORT WORTH TX  76102 
                                   817-978-2652 EX107
   
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