093  
NOUS42 KTAE 302026  
PNSTAE  
ALZ065>069-FLZ007>019-026>029-034-108-112-114-115-118-127-128-134-  
GAZ120>131-142>148-155>161-310030-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL  
426 PM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017 /326 PM CDT TUE MAY 30 2017/  
 
TO: SUBSCRIBERS:  
-NOAA WEATHER WIRE SERVICE  
-EMERGENCY MANAGERS WEATHER INFORMATION NETWORK  
-NOAAPORT  
OTHER NWS PARTNERS AND NWS EMPLOYEES  
 
FROM: ALLISON ALLEN  
CHIEF, MARINE, TROPICAL AND TSUNAMI SERVICES BRANCH  
 
SUBJECT: NATIONAL TROPICAL CYCLONE WATCH WARNING PRODUCT (TCV)  
PRODUCT COLLABORATION TESTS  
 
THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER (NHC), ALONG WITH 28 NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE (NWS) WEATHER FORECAST OFFICES (WFOS) IN SOUTHERN  
REGION, AND 11 NWS WFOS IN EASTERN REGION, WILL COMMENCE WITH  
INTERNAL SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE TESTING OF THE NEW NATIONAL TCV  
PRODUCT COLLABORATION PROCESS FOR THE ATLANTIC BASIN ON WEDNESDAY,  
MAY 31ST THROUGH FRIDAY, JUNE 2ND AND RESUME ON MONDAY, JUNE 5TH,  
2017.  
 
INTERNAL TESTING WILL BEGIN AT APPROXIMATELY 1400 GMT AND  
TERMINATE AT 1900 GMT DAILY DURING SCHEDULED TEST DAYS. IN THE  
EVENT OF INCLEMENT WEATHER, JUNE 6-9, 2017 HAS BEEN RESERVED TO  
SERVE AS BACKUP DATES FOR ANY PORTION OF DELAYED TESTING.  
 
INTERNAL TCV TEST PRODUCTS ARE NOT INTENDED TO BE RELEASED  
EXTERNALLY THROUGH NWS DISSEMINATION AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS.  
 
NHC AND WFO INTERNAL SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE TESTING WILL CONTINUE  
PERIODICALLY DURING THE REMAINDER OF 2017. THE NEW NATIONAL TCV  
PRODUCT FOR THE ATLANTIC BASIN WILL CONTAIN A SUMMARY OF NHC/WFO  
COLLABORATED WIND AND/OR STORM SURGE WATCHES AND WARNINGS,  
DEPICTED BY NWS-DEFINED GEOGRAPHIC ZONES.  
 
NWS WFOS PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONAL TCV PRODUCT COLLABORATION  
TESTS ARE LISTED BELOW BY NWS REGION:  
 
NWS SOUTHERN REGION  
 
ATLANTA, GA (FFC)  
AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO, TX (EWX)  
BIRMINGHAM, AL (BMX)  
BROWNSVILLE, TX (BRO)  
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX (CRP)  
FORT WORTH, TX (FWD)  
HOUSTON, TX (HGX)  
HUNTSVILLE, AL (HUN)  
JACKSON, MS (JAN)  
JACKSONVILLE, FL (JAX)  
KEY WEST, FL (KEY)  
LAKE CHARLES, LA (LCH)  
LITTLE ROCK, AR (LZK)  
MELBOURNE, FL (MLB)  
MEMPHIS, TN (MEG)  
MIAMI, FL (MFL)  
MIDLAND, TX (MAF)  
MOBILE, AL (MOB)  
MORRISTOWN, TN (MRX)  
NASHVILLE, TN (OHX)  
NEW ORLEANS, LA (LIX)  
NORMAN, OK (OUN)  
SAN JUAN, PR (SJU)  
SAN ANGELO, TX (SJT)  
SHREVEPORT, LA (SHV)  
TALLAHASSEE, FL (TAE)  
TAMPA BAY AREA, FL (TBW)  
TULSA, OK (TSA)  
 
NWS EASTERN REGION  
 
ALBANY, NW (ALY)  
BOSTON, MA (BOX)  
CARIBOU, ME (CAR)  
CHARLESTON, SC (CHS)  
GRAY/PORTLAND, ME (GYX)  
MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (PHI)  
NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC (MHX)  
NEW YORK, NY (OKX)  
STERLING, VA (LWX)  
WAKEFIELD, VA (AKQ)  
WILMINGTON, NC (ILM)  
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:  
 
MARK WOOL  
WARNING COORDINATION METEOROLOGIST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE  
TALLAHASSEE, FL 32306  
MARK.WOOL@NOAA.GOV  
 
850-982-8833 EXT. 223  
 
NATIONAL SERVICE CHANGE NOTICES ARE ONLINE AT:  
 
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/OS/NOTIF.HTM  
 
 

 
 
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