[Ncep.nhc.nco_contacts] TSB Morning Rounds - Mon Jun 26, 2017

Matthew Sardi - NOAA Federal matthew.sardi at noaa.gov
Mon Jun 26 20:31:32 UTC 2017


All,

Sorry for yet another Morning Rounds update... forgot to include this under
the 'Other Items' section:

Doug Gaer (NCO) and Chris Mello (TSB) will be installing AWIPS Build
17.1.1. on the NHCR testbed system on Tuesday. This will not affect
operations.

Thanks,

Matt

Matthew Sardi
Meteorologist/Programmer
NHC/Technology & Science Branch
305-229-4496 <(305)%20229-4496> (Desk)
631-833-2965 <(631)%20833-2965> (Cell)

On Mon, Jun 26, 2017 at 2:36 PM, Christopher Mello - NOAA Federal <
christopher.mello at noaa.gov> wrote:

> All,
> The goes-r data into both NAWIPS and AWIPS2 is current thanks to Matt and
> Doug. Also, we resolved the missing goes-r tile issues in AWIPS2 D2D.
> There are number of new derived channels being ingested into AWIPS2 D2D
> after we reconfigured the data ingest from the grb servers. More info soon.
>
> Chris
>
> On Mon, Jun 26, 2017 at 11:58 AM, Christopher Mello - NOAA Federal <
> christopher.mello at noaa.gov> wrote:
>
>> All,
>> The lower resolution SBN  AWIPS2 goes-16 data  is now flowing into D2D.
>> We are working to get the high resolution images flowing.
>>
>>
>> Chris
>>
>> On Mon, Jun 26, 2017 at 11:45 AM, Craig Mattocks - NOAA Federal <
>> craig.mattocks at noaa.gov> wrote:
>>
>>> Update on TAFB item #1:
>>>
>>> NCO Windows Sysadmin Marc Laurent determined that the noise from the
>>> Situational Awareness PC was caused by a failing graphics card. A new card
>>> has been ordered and will be shipped overnight for installation tomorrow.
>>>
>>> Craig
>>>
>>> > On Jun 26, 2017, at 11:31 AM, TSB Admin <nhc.tsbadmin at noaa.gov> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > Here is today's summary of NHC computer operations:
>>> > --- Matt Sardi
>>> >
>>> > ----------
>>> >
>>> > TAFB:
>>> > 1. Situational Awareness PC was making loud noise behind the Atlc
>>> desk. Sounds like the fan. Turned it off overnight and the monitors as well.
>>> >
>>> > 2. Upper monitor of SHINER was blinking due to loose cable; Helpdesk
>>> ticket opened, NCO resolved.
>>> >
>>> > HSU:
>>> > 1. Dave Z's verification page is not working for the total 2017
>>> eastern pacific season-- storm by storm it seems to be, but the cumulative
>>> graphic is just showing the first storm. Dave will fix today (need to
>>> remove old "BAM" models).
>>> >
>>> > 2. SHIPS-RI is still broken due to the lack of satellite input.
>>> According to Mark DeMaria, this is because the GOES-W NH sector we get does
>>> not go far enough east. When a TC gets west of about 103 deg W, there is
>>> enough data in the current sector for the RII to run.
>>> >
>>> > So far this year, nearly all (maybe all) of the EP TCs have been too
>>> far east for the RII to run. Mark is working on a fix to use the GOES-east
>>> sector instead of GOES-west for EP TCs east of 105 W, so the RII should run
>>> for all the EP TCs. Unfortunately, that won't be implemented until after he
>>> gets back from AL.
>>> >
>>> > 3. SAB satellite fix failed to import; only e-mail and NESDIS web page
>>> versions were available. TSB will investigate if this remains a problem.
>>> >
>>> > Other items:
>>> > 1. No GOES-16 imagery available since 20Z Sunday in AWIPS/N-AWIPS. TSB
>>> is investigating.
>>> >
>>> > 2. NCO will be performing a bandwidth upgrade on Wednesday, 6/26;
>>> network service degradation/interruptions are possible during two 20 minute
>>> windows (1530-1550Z & 1620-1640Z). TAFB/HSU service backup may be required
>>> if outages last longer than expected.
>>> >
>>> > NHC RFCs:
>>> > 1. RFC 239 - Update the N-AWIPS workstation FVWM (F virtual window
>>> manager) config files for the TAFB operational accounts (surface, atlmar,
>>> pacmar) to pipe legacy Gempak script output to the /usr/bin/tee command and
>>> write to log files. The legacy TAFB Gempak scripts do no generate log
>>> files, which makes it challenging to track down problems. This change will
>>> facilitate troubleshooting. Was to be implemented on June 19 at 1500Z;
>>> postponed due to CWD; new implementation date is Monday, June 26 at 1500Z
>>> (11 am EDT).
>>> >
>>> > 2. RFC 241 - Implement several enhancements to the TAFB 'low
>>> bandwidth' graphical marine forecast webpages, including addition of
>>> intermediate 12 hourly time steps, image labeling and web viewer
>>> improvements, domain adjustments, etc. Modify sfcprog launch and surface
>>> analysis web to create new 12 hourly/intermediate low bandwidth web images
>>> on adjusted forecast sub-domains; update javascript viewer on NHC website
>>> to view forecast grid images. Was to be implemented on June 20 at 1600Z;
>>> postponed due to CWD; new implementation date is Monday, June 26 at 1600Z
>>> (noon EDT).
>>> >
>>> > 3. RFC 243 - When TCs are upgraded from "Potential Tropical Cyclone"
>>> to "Tropical Storm" an additional check in the code is required so that the
>>> existing wind radii information can be used. This check is added in this
>>> RFC.
>>> >
>>> >
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Chris Mello
>> National Hurricane Center
>> TSB
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Chris Mello
> National Hurricane Center
> TSB
>
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