Please be informed that the PO.DAAC FTP site experienced a hardware storage issue which is being investigated and should be resolved within a few days. The PO.DAAC public Data Access services (FTP, PO.DAAC Drive, Web Services, OPeNDAP, THREDDS and HiTIDE)  may be affected for some datasets.

Dataset impacted: 

  • QuikSCAT   (fully recovered as of 10/09/2016)
  • GHRSST GDS2 L2P VIIRS NPP  (fully recovered as of 10/24/2016)


We apologize for the inconvenience.

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 16:45 to Monday, October 24, 2016 - 00:00