PUBLICATION BULLETIN

INACTIVE MODIFICATION NOTES

NWS NUMBER  TITLE 
Retrofit of Transmitter Modular Pulse Assembly 
Retrofit of the Data Processor to Include the Microfive/VME Communications Equipment 
NEXRAD Protocol Translator (NPT) for the Communications Subsystem 
Removal of Unused Power on the Pedestal Power Amplifier Assembly 
Retrofit of Alphanumeric Monitor and Keyboard 
Enhancement of the Grounding, Bonding and Lightning Protection System 
Replace Digital Board and Choke Assembly 
Removal of Spare Radar Product Generation Group (RPG) Microfive Expansion CPU 
Replacement of Keyboard Masks 
10  Installation of Level II Recorder 
11  Retrofit of Pedestal Cable 
12  Installation of Interlock Bypass Tool Kit to Transmitter Cabinet Assembly 
13  Retrofit of RDA Data Acquisition Unit (DAU) Power Supply Cable Assembly 
14  Retrofit of Transmitter Control Logic Board 
Amendment 1 to 14  Retrofit of Transmitter Control Logic Board 
15  Retrofit of the PUP Data Processor to replace LPP Fijitsu and Codex Modems with FSP Codex Modems 
16  Retrofit of the RPG Communications Cabinet to Replace LPP Fujitsu and Codex Modems with FSP Codex Modems 
17  Retrofit of Modem Expansion 
Amendment 1 to 17  Retrofit of Modem Expansion 
Amendment 2 to 17  Retrofit of Modem Expansion 
18  Replacement of Defective Pedestal Cable 
19  Retrofit of Defective Pedestal Cable at Redundant Sites 
20  Retrofit of Signal Processor Cable Assembly 
23  Retrofit of Optical Disk Controller Board Assembly 
24  Retrofit of RPG Disk Drive 
25  Installation of Redundant Level II Recorder 
26  Removal of the NEXRAD Protocol Translators (NPT) 
27  Retrofit of Narrowband Module in the RPG and PUP 
28  Retrofit of the Generator Fuel Level Sensor to Install Surge 
29  Retrofit of RPG AC Power Distribution Unit Modulus 21 
30  Retrofit of PUP AC Power Distribution Unit Modulus 21 
31  Inspection/Replacement of DAU Digital Controller Card 
32  Time Delay Relay 
33  Retrofit of Cadmium Plated Waveguide/Heliax Cable Support Nuts 
34  Retrofit of Wideband Transmission Cables in RDA, RPG and/or WBC 
35  Retrofit of Concurrent Fan Wiring Connection in Lower Fan Assembly of RDA, RPG and PUP 
36  Retrofit to Add a Thermostat to Each Radome Heater 
37  Retrofit of the RDA to Install a Front-End Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) Filter and Inspection/Replacement of the Receiver Protector 
AMEND 1 to 37  Same as 37 
38  Retrofit of High Voltage Cables in the Transmitter 
39  Retrofit of RDA and PUP Fixed Disk Drive 
40  Retrofit of RDA and PUP Optical Disk Controller Board EPROM Chips 
41  Retrofit of CDT-100s in the RDA and UCP with Personal Computers for RDA/RPG Remote Terminal Access 
42  Expansion of Narrowband Communication Hardware to Enable Future Dial Connection of the NEXRAD Information Dissemination System (NIDS) 
43  Expansion of Narrowband Communications Ports in the RPG Communications Cabinet for Connection of AWIPS 
44  Installation of a 5 Volt Power Supply in the Radar Data Acquisition (RDA) Digital Control Unit (DCU) Drawer 
Amend 1 to 44  Same as 44 
45  Installation of an A/B Switch on the 56 KBPS Dedicated and the 14.4 KBPS Dedicated Lines from the RPG to the RPGOP and AWIPS 
Amend 1 to 45  Installation of an A/B Switch on the 56 KBPS Dedicated and the 14.4 KBPS Dedicated Lines from the RPG to the RPGOP and AWIPS 
46  Retrofit of the Exhaust Adapter in the Kohler Engine Generator 
48  Re-Wiring of TPMS Recirculation Fan Thermostat (UD60A3A1) 
49  Installation of a Gasket and Teflon Tape to the Blower Assembly in the Transmitter Cabinet 
50  Installation of an Adapater Panel, Patch Panel, and an A/B Switch on the 56 KBPS Dedicated and 14.4 Dedicated Lines, from the RPG to the RPGOP and AWIPS 
51  Expansion of Narrowband Communication Ports in the Radar Product Generation (RPG) Cabinet 
55  Removal of Halon 1301 Cylinder from the Radar Data Acquisition (RDA) Shelter 
56  Move UCPs from DoD to NWS Locations 
57  High Speed PUP Upgrade from 14.4 kbps to 33.6 kbps and Install A/B Switches 
59  Modem Testing and Adaptation Data Changes to Support the FAA WARP Program; ITWS Program; AFWA OPUP Project; and Standardizing Port Naming Convention 
60  DoD to NWS High-Speed Upgrade from 14.4 kbps to 33.6 kbps and Install A/B Switches 
61  Return of Extra VME Wideband Card from Selected Sites 
63  Deployment of Open Radar Product Generator 
64  Retrofit of CDT-100s for the RDA and Remote Access Terminal with Personal Computers for RDA/RPG Remote Terminal Access at NWS Redundant Sites 
65  RPG RS-232 Serial Cable Upgrade for PPP 
Amend 1 to 65  Same as 65 
66  Installation of a Fire Extinguisher in the Transition Power Maintenance System Shelter 
67  Critical Power Circuit Breaker Relocation 
68  RDA/RPG Gateway (UD70/170A12) Retrofit 
Amend 1 to 68  RDA/RPG Gateway (UD70/170A12) Report Amendment 
69  ITWS Modem Upgrade 
Amend 1 to 69  ITWS Modem Upgrade 
70  RDA Generator Diesel Fuel Tank Warning Labels 
71  DoD Dial Circuit Relocation on the Radar Product Generator 
72  DoD Dedicated Circuit Relocations and New Installs on the Radar Product Generator 
74  Addition of an Embedded Console Server to the UD70/170 Radar Product Generator (RPG) 
75  Upgrade RPG Hardware for Future Digital or Frame Relay Communications 
76  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Changes for Open Principal User Processor 
Amend 1 to 76  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Changes for Open Principal User Processor 
77  Upgrade RPG Hardware & Software for Frame Relay Communications 
78  Deployment of Base Data Distribution Server (BDDS) Hardware at DoD Radar Product Generator (RPG) 
79  Upgrade RPG Wideband Equipment for Connection to ORDA Wideband Equipment 
Amend 1 to 79  Upgrade RPG Wideband Equipment for Connection to ORDA Wideband Equipment 
80  Installation of Radome Fall Restraint Anchors 
81  Expansion of Radar Product Generator Power Administration 
82  Installation of Fall Protection Hardware in the Antenna Ladder Assembly 
Amend 1 to 82  Installation of Fall Protection Hardware on the Antenna Ladder Assembly 
83  Upgrade RPG Hardware and Software for Digital Communications 
84  Electric Hoist Installation 
85  Installation of an Eye Wash Station in the Generator Shelter 
86  Kohler Generator Automatic Transfer Switch 
87  DoD Dedicated Circuit Installs on the Radar Product Generator 
88  Installation of Fiber Optics at Selected National Weather Service Sites 
89  Deployment of Open Radar Data Acquisition 
Amend 1 to 89  Deployment of Open Radar Data Acquisition 
91  Installation of LED Radome Obstruction Lights 
92  DoD Dedicated Circuit Installs on the Radar Product Generator 
Amend 1 to 92  DoD Dedicated Circuit Installs on the Radar Product Generator 
93  Upgrade Redundant RPG Wideband Equipment for Connection to ORDA Wideband Equipment 
94  RADAR PRODUCT GENERATOR SERIAL CABLE EXPANSION FOR DIAL POINT-TO-POINT PROTOCOL 
95  Radar Product Generator Hardware Refresh 
96  FAA Digital Wide Area Network (WAN) Radar Product Generator Preparation 
97  Upgrade RPG Hardware and Software for Digital Communications 
98  Replacement of Cables 4/104W154 and 40/104W100 
99  Removal of UD2A5/UD2A9 RF Power Monitor and Associated Cabling from the Antenna Pedestal 
100  DAU Surge Protection 
101  Radar Product Generator Connection to FAA Private Wide Area Network (WAN) 
102  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Change for Open Principal User Processor 
103  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Removal 
104  Relocation of the Passive Diode Limiter within the Receiver Front End 
105  Modification of Antenna Rescue Anchor 
Amend 1 to 105  Modification of Antenna Rescue Anchor 
106  FAA Dedicated Circuit and Modem Relocations on the Radar Product Generator 
107  Upgrade RPG Digital Communications Backup Circuits to Support Disaster Recovery and Emergency Restoral 
108  Installation of Onan Engine Generator Battery Box 
109  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Change for Open Principal User Processor 
110  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Removal 
111  Installation of Kohler Engine Generator Battery Box 
112  Falling Ice Warning Sign 
Amend 1 to 112  Falling Ice Warning Sign 
113  Installation of Transmitter High Voltage Cable Clamps 
114  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Change for Open Principal User Processor 
116  Radar Product Generator Router Replacement, Removal of MSCF Printer and Installation of Software Update Build 11.1 
117  Installation of New Receiver Burst Pulse Circuit Hardware 
118  NWS MSCF Cable Change 
119  Small OPUP Technology Refresh, Software Build 12.0, and Digital Communications Installation Instructions 
120  Retrofit of Transmitter C1 and C2 Capacitors 
121  Retrofit of Radar Product Generator I/O Panel 
122  Radar Product Generator Modem/Circuit Change for Open Principal User Processor 
123  Central Region HVAC Controller Upgrade and Standardization 
124  Retrofit of Pedestal Anchor Bolts 
125  RPG Hardware Changes to Support Digital OPUP 
126  NEXRAD Frame Relay Circuit Upgrades 
127  Removal of Radar Product Generator Communication Server UD70/170A17 
128  Enable Level II Recombined Data for Hawaii Radars 
129  Installation of New Klystron Air Flow Sensor Circuit Card Assembly 
131  Upgrade of RDA RVP8 Processor 
132  Modification of the Transmitter Oil Pump and Temperature Sensor 
Amend 1 to 132  Modification of the Transmitter Oil Pump and Temperature Sensor 
133  DoD OPUP Telco Migration for RPGs 
134  Installation of Pedestal Maintenance Hatch Toe Boards 
135  Retrofit of Transmitter Filament Power Supply (UD3PS1) 
136  Site Telecommunication Support to Prepare for DoD OPUP-NEXRAD Private IP WAN (PIP WAN) Service 
137  Correction of Fire Alarm Reporting Deficiency in NWS and FAA Redundant Sites 
137  Correction of Fire Alarm Reporting Deficiency in NWS and FAA Redundant Sites 
138  Installation of Dual Polarization 
139  MSCF Rehost 
141  RDA Router Refresh 
143  Removal of Stand-Alone Frame Relay Hub Routers and Associated PVCs 
144  Small Open Principal User Processor (OPUP), Software Build 12.1, and Digital Communications Installation Instructions at Selected Sites 
145  Installation of Danger Confined Space Sign and Caution RF Radiation Hazard Signs 
145  Installation of Danger Confined Space Sign and Installation of Danger Confined Space Sign and Caution RF Radiation Hazard Signs 
146  Installation of Bottom Cover on Klystron /!Jr Flow Installation of Bottom Cover on Klystron Air Flow Sensor Circuit Card Assembly 
146  Installation of Bottom Cover on Klystron Air Flow Sensor Circuit Card Assembly 
147  NRC & Keesler AFB, MS Large/Medium OPUP Technology Refresh, Software Build 12.0, and Digital Communications Installation 
148  Replacement of AME Processor Circuit Card Assembly 
149  Convert Medium OPUP to Large OPUP and Installation of Software Load 13.1 
150  SITE TELECOMMUNICATION SUPPORT TO PREPARE NRC FOR DoD OPUP-NEXRAD PRIVATE IP WAN SERVICE 
151  Refresh of RDA Power Admin 
A1 to 151  Refresh of RDA Power Admin 
152  Refresh of RPG Power Admin 
153  Redundant RDA Router Refresh 
154  Removal of Danger Confined Space Sign 
155  Installation of Shut Off Valve in the Waveguide Pressurization Unit's Low Pressure Outlet Hose 
157  Replacement of Azimuth Rotarty Joint Screws 
158  DAU AC Power Move 
159  Enable Level II Data from Remaining CONUS D0D Radars 
160  Installation of CSU in RDA Shelter for Sites with Verizon Commercial T1 Circuit 
161  RDA LAN Switch Refresh 
162  RDA KVM Refresh 
164  RPG KVM Refresh 
166  Refresh of RDA Console Server, Installation of RDA Software Build 15.0, Removal of RDA UPS and RAS 
168  Supplemental Frame Relay Router Removal at Selected Locations 
170  NWS Sonicwall Removal and Enable Local Level II 
171  RPG Processor Refresh and Installation of RPG Software Build 16.0 
172  Installation of LED Indicator Lamps in the Transmitter Control Panel 
176  Replacement of Radar Data Acquisition A28 Surge Processor 
177  Replacement of RPG Telco A28 Surge Suppressor 
179  Upgrade WFO Norman Frame-Relay Circuit 
180  Redundant Communications to Remote DoD Radars 
181  Change IP Address in Frame Relay Hub Router for New AWIPS II System 
186  Decommission Supplemental Frame Relay Circuits 

As of Friday, December 15, 2017