19990616: GOES E Sounder Sector Change

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     FOS/NOAAPORT NOTICE NO. 1489     JUNE 16... 1999
     
     ATTENTION    FAMILY OF SERVICES SUBSCRIBERS
                  NOAAPORT USERS
     
     SUBJECT      GOES-E SOUNDER SECTOR CHANGE
     
     A REQUEST WAS RECEIVED TO MOVE THE SOUNDER SECTOR
     CURRENTLY NAMED  HUR2  SOUTH AND EAST OF ITS CURRENT
     LOCATION.  THE NEW LOCATION WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE
     OVERLAP WITH THE ADJACENT SOUNDER SECTORS  BUT WILL
     PROVIDE BETTER COVERAGE OF THE TROPICAL FORMATION
     REGION IN THE SOUTH CENTRAL ATLANTIC OCEAN.  THIS CHANGE
     HAS BEEN APPROVED WITHIN NESDIS AND BY THE NWS OFFICE
     OF METEOROLOGY.  I AM INCLUDING CORNER POINT INFORMATION.
     I CAN SEND A GRAPHIC... IF DESIRED...  TO USERS WHO CAN
     RECEIVE LARGE WORDPERFECT FILES AS AN ATTACHMENT.
     
     THE START TIME OF THE SECTOR WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED.
     
     YOU WILL BE INFORMED OF AN IMPLEMENTATION DATE AND
     TIME ONCE IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.
     
                    LAT  LON  ELEV AZIM LINE PIXEL
     
     START          22.9 -70.0     3.88 0.80  550  928
     
     STOP           8.7  -40.5     1.47 5.52  700  1222
     
     STEVE ARNETT
     SATELLITE ANALYSIS BRANCH
     NOAA/NESDIS/SSD
     STEVE.ARNETT/AT SYMBOL/NOAA.GOV
     /301/ 763-8051 EXT 109
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