20060816: reminder of impending service interruption

Reminder: planned power outage that will affect data services that you
may be using:

UW/SSEC/AOS outage on Thursday, August 17.  Services affected:

IDD relay:
  NOAAPORT (IDD datastreams: IDS|DDPLUS, HDS, NGRID, NIMAGE,
  NNEXRAD), Unidata-Wisconsin (IDD datastream: UNIWISC (aka
  MCIDAS) data, CONDUIT, and DIFAX data.

  machines: SSEC: unidata2.ssec.wisc.edu
            AOS:  f5.aos.wisc.edu
                  profhorn.aos.wisc.edu
                  tempest.aos.wisc.edu
                  whirlwind.aos.wisc.edu

Creation-of, archiving-of, and FTP access-to Unidata-Wisconsin
  imagery.

  machine:  SSEC: unidata2.ssec.wisc.edu

Creation-of IDD DIFAX data products.

  machine:  AOS:  mapmaker.aos.wisc.edu

ADDE access to Unidata-Wisconsin imagery (ADDE group GOESEAST),
  full GOES-East imagery (ADDE group EAST), and full GOES-West
  imagery (ADDE group WEST).

  machine:  SSEC: unidata2.ssec.wisc.edu

The following is the original notification that we received:

  From: UW SSEC Data Center <datacenter@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  Date: Tue, 08 Aug 2006 11:41:57 -0500
  Subject: SSEC Building Power Outage scheduled for Thursday August 17
  Organization: Space Science Data Center
  
  On Thursday, August 17, 2006 (2006229) from 0300 UTC - 1200 UTC the
  AOS/SSEC building will experience a complete power outage, as the second
  and last phase of a campus wide project to upgrade high voltage
  equipment entering campus buildings.
  
  During the outage, there will be no communications to SSEC & no
  data will be ingested.
  
  In the event of a hurricane that is about to hit shore, the outage will
  be rescheduled for Thursday,  August 24 (2006236) 0300 UTC - 1200 UTC.
  
  We apologize for any problem or inconvenience this outage may
  cause.
  
  Rosie
  --
  SSEC Data Center            Email:  datacenter@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  UW Madison                  Web:    http://www.ssec.wisc.edu/datacenter
  1225 W. Dayton              Phone:  (608) 262-0502
  Madison, Wisconsin 53706    Fax:    (608) 263-6738

IDD sites feeding from any of the above-mentioned servers should
switch to their failovers before the scheduled outages and then
back to their primaries after the outage.

Please send any/all comments to support-idd@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Cheers,

Tom Yoksas
--
********************************************************************** <
Unidata User Support                              UCAR Unidata Program <
(303)497-8643                                            P.O. Box 3000 <
support@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx                             Boulder, CO 80307 <
---------------------------------------------------------------------- <
Unidata Web Support               http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/support  <
---------------------------------------------------------------------- <
NOTE: All email exchanges with Unidata User Support are recorded in the
Unidata inquiry tracking system and then made publicly available
through the web.  If you do not want to have your interactions made
available in this way, you must let us know in each email you send to us.