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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...  SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE 99-78
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HEADQUARTERS WASHINGTON DC
950 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 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   CHANGES IN ZONE FORECAST AND STATE FORECAST DISCUSSION
           IDENTIFIERS AND AREA OF COVERAGE IMPROVEMENT FOR THE
           JACKSON MS FORECAST OFFICE...EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 15 1999
      
EFFECTIVE MONDAY NOVEMBER 15 1999 AT 1100 A.M. CENTRAL STANDARD
TIME /CST/ OR 1200 P.M. EASTERN STANDARD TIME /EST/... 1700
UNIVERSAL COORDINATED TIME /UTC/...WEATHER FORECAST OFFICES /WFO/
IN MOBILE ALABAMA /MOB/... TALLAHASSEE FLORIDA /TLH/... TAMPA BAY
FLORIDA /TBW/... KEY WEST FLORIDA /EYW/... AND JACKSONVILLE
FLORIDA /JAX/... WILL ASSUME LONG-FUSED WATCH AND FORECAST
RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTY WARNING AND FORECAST
AREA /CWFA/.  CHANGES ASSOCIATED WITH THESE IMPROVEMENTS ARE
OUTLINED IN OTHER PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENTS. 
  
BECAUSE OF THESE IMPROVEMENTS... THE IDENTIFIERS AND CONTENT OF
THE ZONE FORECAST PRODUCT AND STATE FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR THOSE
AREAS LISTED IN TABLE 1 WILL CHANGE.  CUSTOMERS MUST MAKE CHANGES
TO ENSURE RECEPTION OF PRODUCTS LISTED IN TABLE 2 STARTING
NOVEMBER 15 1999.
  
TABLE 1: THE ZONES IN THE REVISED WFO JACKSON COUNTY WARNING AND
FORECAST AREA /CWFA/ ADDRESSED IN PRODUCTS LISTED IN TABLE 2. 
  
ZONES/COUNTIES    UGC ZONE /Z/     ZONES/COUNTIES    UGC ZONE /Z/
  
ZONES IN MISSISSIPPI
  
OLIVAR            MSZ018           SUNFLOWER         MSZ019
LEFLORE           MSZ025           GRENADA           MSZ026
CARROLL           MSZ027           MONTGOMERY        MSZ028
WEBSTER           MSZ029           CLAY              MSZ030
LOWNDES           MSZ031           CHOCTAW           MSZ032
OKTIBBEHA         MSZ033           WASHINGTON        MSZ034
HUMPHREYS         MSZ035           HOLMES            MSZ036
ATTALA            MSZ037           WINSTON           MSZ038
NOXUBEE           MSZ039           ISSAQUENA         MSZ040
SHARKEY           MSZ041           YAZOO             MSZ042
MADISON           MSZ043           LEAKE             MSZ044
NESHOBA           MSZ045           KEMPER            MSZ046
WARREN            MSZ047           HINDS             MSZ048
RANKIN            MSZ049           SCOTT             MSZ050
NEWTON            MSZ051           LAUDERDALE        MSZ052
CLAIBORNE         MSZ053           COPIAH            MSZ054
SIMPSON           MSZ055           SMITH             MSZ056
JASPER            MSZ057           CLARKE            MSZ058
JEFFERSON         MSZ059           ADAMS             MSZ060
FRANKLIN          MSZ061           LINCOLN           MSZ062
LAWRENCE          MSZ063           JEFFERSON DAVIS   MSZ064
COVINGTON         MSZ065           JONES             MSZ066
MARION            MSZ072           LAMAR             MSZ073
FORREST           MSZ074
  
ZONES IN LOUISIANA
  
ZONES/PARISHES    UGC ZONE /Z/     ZONES/COUNTIES    UGC ZONE /Z/
  
MOREHOUSE         LAZ007           WEST CARROLL      LAZ008
EAST CARROLL      LAZ009           RICHLAND          LAZ015
MADISON           LAZ016           FRANKLIN          LAZ023
CATAHOULA         LAZ024           TENSAS            LAZ025
CONCORDIA         LAZ026           
  
ZONES IN ARKANSAS
  
ZONES/COUNTIES    UGC ZONE /Z/     ZONES/COUNTIES    UGC ZONE /Z/
  
ASHLEY            ARZ074           CHICOT            ARZ075
        
TABLE 2: PRODUCT IDENTIFIERS BEING IMPROVED
                                                 
PRODUCT                  NWWS ID             WMO HEADING
                
ZONE FORECAST PRODUCT    /NEW/ JANZFPJAN     FPUS54 KJAN
                          /OLD/ JANZFPMS      FPUS54 KJAN
  
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION /NEW/ JANAFDJAN     FXUS64 KJAN
                          /OLD/ JANSFDJAN     FXUS74 KJAN    
  
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS...YOU MAY CONTACT:
  
TICE WAGNER                        KEN GRAHAM
METEOROLOGIST IN CHARGE            PUBLIC/MARINE METEOROLOGIST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE           NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
234 WEATHER SERVICE DR.            SOUTHERN REGION HEADQUARTERS
JACKSON MS 39208                   819 TAYLOR ST. RM 10A11
601-936-2189                       FORT WORTH TX 76102
                                    817-978-2652 X107
  
..NOTE TO INTERNET USERS...
THIS AND ALL OTHER NWS SERVICE CHANGE NOTICES ARE POSTED ON /USE
LOWER CASE/  HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTM
  
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