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Service Change Notice 14-43 Corrected
National Weather Service Headquarters Washington DC
400 PM EDT Wed Aug 20 2014

To:      Subscribers:
         -Family of Services
         -NOAA Weather Wire Service
         -Emergency Managers Weather Information Network
         -NOAAPORT
         Other NWS partners and NWS employees

From:    Charles McCreery
         Director, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

Subject: Corrected: New Domestic Tsunami Products for Guam and
         the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
         Effective September 22, 2014

Corrected contact phone number for Charles McCreery to
808-792-4301

Effective September, 22, 2014, at 1200 Coordinated Universal
Time (UTC), the NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) in
Honolulu, HI, will begin producing Domestic Tsunami Watch,
Warning and Advisory Messages and Tsunami Information Statements
for NWS Weather Forecast Office (WFO) Guam (PGUM). These
products will be produced in response to potential or perceived
tsunami threats to Guam and the CNMI.

In addition to these products, NWS will produce Tsunami Seismic
Information Statements for American Samoa, Guam and the CNMI.

More information about these products and definitions is online:

  http://ptwc.weather.gov/ptwc/about_messages.php

and

  http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/Tsunami/tsunami_guam.pdf

The new products are listed below:

Product Name                           AWIPS ID     WMO HEADER
------------                           --------     ----------
Tsunami Information Statement          TIBGUM       WEGM42 PHEB
Tsunami Watch/Warning/Advisory         TSUGUM       WEGM40 PHEB

Tsunami Seismic Information Statement  EQIGUM       SEGM70 PHEB
Tsunami Seismic Information Statement  EQIPPG       SEZS70 PHEB


For more information, please contact:

  Charles McCreery
  Director, NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center
  Honolulu HI 96818
  phone: 808-792-4301
  email: charles.mccreery@noaa.gov

National Service Change Notices are online at:

http://www.weather.gov/os/notif.htm

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