19990629: ATOUS Satem Scale Problem

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NOXX10 KWBC 291839
DATA MGT MESSAGE 06-99.3

ATOVS SATEM SCALE PROBLEM

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS FORWARDED FROM NESDIS

THE PCW /PRECIPITABLE WATER CONTENT/ VALUE IN THE ATOVS
SATEM RECORDS IS INACCURATELY SCALED.  IT IS BEING
TRANSMITTED AS CENTIMETERS INSTEAD OF MILLIMETERS.  WE
ARE CURRENTLY MODIFYING THE SOFTWARE TO PROPERLY SCALE
THIS VALUE.  I WILL SEND AN ADVANCE NOTICE OF THE EXACT
IMPLEMENTATION TIME OF THE CORRECTION.

SINCERELY

ELLEN BROWN
PRODUCT AREA LEADER FOR SOUNDINGS

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE
DATA MANAGERS LISTED BELOW.

FRED BRANSKI
SENIOR DATA MANAGER

  PHONE  301-713-0864 EXTENSION 146
  EMAIL  FRED.BRANSKI/AT SYMBOL/NOAA.GOV
         EMAIL ADDRESS SHOULD BE ALL LOWER CASE

WALTER SMITH
DATA MANAGER

  PHONE  301-713-0864 EXTENSION 139
  EMAIL  WALTER.SMITH/AT SYMBOL/NOAA.GOV
         EMAIL ADDRESS SHOULD BE ALL LOWER CASE

RICHARD ROBINSON
DATA MANAGER

  PHONE  301-713-0864 EXTENSION 179
  EMAIL  RICHARD.ROBINSON/AT SYMBOL/NOAA.GOV
         EMAIL ADDRESS SHOULD BE ALL LOWER CASE

LLOYD E. IRVIN
CHIEF  NETWORK MONITORING AND ANALYSIS BRANCH
RTH WASHINGTON SENDS