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Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

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Data Management Notices
 

The NWS Telecommunication Operations Center (TOC) is responsible for implementing changes to products communicated to and from the NWS Telecommunication Gateway (NWSTG). This may include changes in product identification, availability, and/or routing. Change notices are provided on the NWSTG system via the NOxx series of products. Other notices concerning Data Management issues are also included here.

Comms ID References

These references list the defined entries for the various parts of NWS Communication Identifiers including the WMO heading and AWIPS Identifier.

WMO Update

From 1 November 2013 AvXML format should be given the data designators starting with T1=L as specified in the amended Manual on Codes. Make the following changes to Attachment II-5 to WMO-No. 386 the Manual on the Global Telecommunication System.

TOC File Server Reference

This file reference lists the current files available on tgftp. Also includes the Directory and File Naming Standards and MDL(TDL) to tgftp or ptgftp File Reference.

New OSCAR Portal

Creation of new WMO Metadata records for OSCAR portal.

Update Existing New OSCAR Portal

Updating station information for WMO Metadata records for OSCAR portal.

NCEP Production Status

Current status of the NCEP Production Suite.

Critical Weather Day

Critical Weather Day has been Declared.