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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:05 PM EDT on August 25, 2016


... Public information statement...

To: family of services /fos/ subscribers,
    NOAA weather wire service /nwws/ subscribers,
    emergency managers weather information network /emwin/ subscribers,
    noaaport subscribers,
    other National Weather Service /NWS/ customers and partners,
    NWS employees

From: nick fillo, observing program Leader

Office name: NWS weather forecast office /WFO/ Blacksburg, VA

Subject: change in upper air software at WFO Blacksburg

Effective: Aug 2016

Note: the following changes have no impact on NOAA weather wire
service subscribers.

The last upper air sounding at weather forecast office
Blacksburg, VA operating at a frequency of 1680 mhz via the
radiosonde replacement system /rrs/ was released at 12z on Tuesday
Aug 16 2016. All soundings thereafter will be conducted utilizing
the transitional radiosonde observing system /tros/, which
operates at a frequency of 403 mhz.

The header for Blacksburg Virginia, krnk /station ID 72318/ has
not changed with the introduction of the tros. The official header
of the Blacksburg office will continue to be used for transmission
of official products.

If you or your organization has any questions about these
changes, please contact:

Office contact: nick fillo
address: 1750 forecast Dr., Blacksburg VA, 24060
phone: 540-552-0084
E-mail: Nicholas.Fillo@noaa.Gov

This and other NWS technical implementation notices are available
online at: http://www.NWS.NOAA.Gov/om/notif.Htm


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