EARS-ATOVS Geographical Coverage Map

End of Regional EARS services from the USA

EARS-ATOVS Geographical Coverage Map
EARS-ATOVS Geographical Coverage Map

The EARS data from the USA will no longer be available on EUMETCast from 12 December 2019.

Last Updated

22 January 2021

Published on

24 October 2019

The following NOAA North American Direct Broadcast stations are currently supporting the regional EARS-ATOVS service:

  • Gilmore Creek
  • Wallops
  • Monterey
  • Miami
  • Ford Island

From 12 December, data from these stations will no longer be provided on EUMETCast. Data from Gilmore Creek, Monterey and Miami are available on the GTS. For Wallops and Ford Island, equivalent data from the Hampton and Honolulu stations, respectively, are also available on the GTS.

The corresponding GTS bulletin headers are as follows:

AMSU-A: INAT01-2 KWBC
MHS: INMT01-2 KWBC
HIRS: INHT01-2 KWBC

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