Announcements

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2017-05-24 New version (v4.2.0) of the PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction (HiTIDE) now available We are pleased to announce the new version (v4.2.0) of the PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction (HiTIDE) now available online at https://podaac-tools.jpl.nasa.gov/hitide/ HiTIDE allows users to subset and download popular...
2017-05-23 Scheduled System Maintenance for HiTIDE Tool on 5/24/2017 (3pm - 4 pm PST) Please be informed that the following PO.DAAC public services will experience intermittent downtime during the scheduled upgrade window. Service Impacted: PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction/L2 Subsetting Services (HiTIDE L2SS):...
2017-05-02 New version (v4.1.0) of the PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction (HiTIDE) We are pleased to announce the new version (v4.1.0) of the PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction (HiTIDE) now available online at https://podaac-tools.jpl.nasa.gov/hitide/ HiTIDE allows users to subset and...
2017-04-26 Error in the data granules of GDS2 MODIS Aqua and Terra Level 2P Datasets The variables "sses_bias", and “sses_bias_4um” are missing the metadata attribute "add_offset" in data granules of GDS2 MODIS Aqua (https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/MODIS_A-JPL-L2P-v2014.0) and Terra (...
2017-04-19 PO.DAAC Scheduled System Maintenance on 4/20/2017 (9:00 am - 9:30 am PST) Please be informed that the following PO.DAAC public services may experience intermittent downtime during the scheduled upgrade window. Service Impacted: PO.DAAC Web Portal and Forum: https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov Start Time...
2017-04-18 Public Release of the GHRSST WindSat L3U Sea Surface Temperature (SST) dataset version 7.0.1 from Remote Sensing System (REMSS) The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the release of the version 7.0.1 WindSat Level 3U (uncollated) Sea Surface Temperature (SST) dataset from Remote Sensing System (REMSS).  This dataset contains global near daily-coverage Level 3U SST with 25 km spatial resolution. The data files are in NetCDF4...
2017-04-05 Newly redesigned PO.DAAC State of the Ocean (SOTO) visualization tool, version 4.0.0 We are pleased to announce the newly redesigned PO.DAAC State of the Ocean (SOTO) visualization tool, version 4.0.0, now available online at https://podaac-tools.jpl.nasa.gov/soto/. For questions or to provide feedback, please...
2017-03-29 PO.DAAC HiTIDE, LAS and SOTO Tools unavailable due to maintenance on 3/30/2017 Please be informed that the following PO.DAAC public services may experience intermittent downtime during the scheduled upgrade window this Thursday, March 30 2017, between 11am - 6pm (PST). Service Impacted: PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data Extraction / L2 Subsetting...
2017-03-22 GHRSST GDS1 Level 4 NCDC AVHRR_OI SST Dataset Production will Stop on March 28, 2017 The NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) will stop the production of its GHRSST GDS1 Level 4 Sea Surface Temperature dataset (https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/NCDC-L4LRblend-GLOB-AVHRR_OI) on March...
2017-03-13 PO.DAAC Scheduled Hardware Maintenance on 3/14/2017 (8am-6pm PST) PO.DAAC System Maintenance Notification Please be informed that the following PO.DAAC public services will be temporarily unavailable during the scheduled maintenance window. Service Impacted: PO.DAAC Web Portal - Dataset Discovery : ...
2017-03-10 JPL SMAP Sea Surface Salinity (SSS) CAP V3.0 Dataset released The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the PI-produced V3.0 SMAP Sea Surface Salinity (SSS) and extreme winds data from the JPL Climate Oceans and Solid Earth group.  This release includes Level-2B and Level 3 products based on the JPL Combined Active-Passive (CAP) algorithm applied...
2017-02-28 Timestamp Error in MODIS L2P Aqua and Terra Datasets The timestamp value provided in the MODIS L2P Aqua (https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/MODIS_A-JPL-L2P-v2014.0) and Terra (https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/MODIS_T...
2017-02-15 PO.DAAC Scheduled Hardware Maintenance on 2/16/2017 (2pm-4pm PST) PO.DAAC System Maintenance Notification Please be informed that the following PO.DAAC public services will be temporarily unavailable during the scheduled maintenance window. We apologize for the inconvenience. Service Impacted: PO.DAAC High-level Tool for Interactive Data...
2017-01-19 MODIS L2P errors A PO.DAAC user recently discovered that MODIS L2P Aqua and Terra SST granules had a time stamp error for data produced in January 2017.  PO.DAAC has determined that this was due to erroneous handling of leap years and leap seconds in the production software.  A software patch has been implemented...
2017-01-19 Level 4 CMC 0.2deg SST Dataset Production Stops Soon The Canadian Meteorological Center (CMC) will stop the production of its 0.2 degree spatial resolution Sea Surface Temperature Level 4 dataset (https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/CMC0.2deg-CMC-L4-GLOB-v2.0) by...
2017-01-11 New State of the Ocean (SOTO) beta version available on the PO.DAAC User Acceptance Tools (UAT) Server A new, completely redesigned version of the State of the Ocean (SOTO) tool - beta version 4.0 - was recently deployed on the PO.DAAC User Acceptance Tools (UAT) Server for evaluation and testing. Note that this version is preliminary and therefore may have bugs. This version consists of three...
2017-01-09 Dataset Update Announcement: July and August data added to JPL GRACE Mascon Version 2 Datasets The JPL GRACE Mascon Ocean, Ice and Hydrology Equivalent Water Height (hereafter, Mascon) Version 2 datasets have been recently updated with two additional months to its data time series, which brings the time series up to August 2016.   Access to the CRI dataset, valued for its Coastline...
2016-12-22 Successful Launch of CYGNSS Tropical Ocean Wind Observing Mission The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida December 15, 2016 using a rare air-launch approach. An Orbital ATK Stargazer L1011 airliner carried the payload of eight microsatellites aboard a Pegasus XL rocket to approximately 40,...
2016-12-09 Public Release of Remote Sensing Systems Radiometer Rain Collocations with JPL RapidScat L2B Swath Grid The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the public release of the Remote Sensing Systems Radiometer Rain Collocations with JPL RapidScat L2B Swath Grid Version 1.0 dataset at 12.5-km resolution and in netCDF-4 format. The corresponding NASA mission is officially referred to as ISS-RapidScat, where ISS...
2016-12-08 ISS-RapidScat Decommissioning The ISS-RapidScat Project has officially announced the end of operations of the ISS-RapidScat Mission as a result of numerous failed attempts to restore power to the RapidScat from the ISS Columbus module. The root cause of the power outage remains unknown. A robotic survey is currently underway to...

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