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  • 2023-08-07 – Planned SWS internal maintenance works 9 Aug 2023. Possible interruption of some data flows to this site 1130-1230 AEST that may impact the API and product updates.
  • 2023-07-21 –
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  • 2023-07-03 – Maintenance works will result in 2 x 3-5 minute outages to the APIs and product updates on the website during on the 4th July 2023, between 2 and 7 UTC.
  • 2023-06-08 – We are aware of a current issue with the TEC maps on this page. At times these plots are not functioning correctly. A fix is currently being investigated.
  • 2022-10-26 – Planned SWS internal maintenance works 16 Nov 2022. Possible interruption of some data flows to this site 1130-1230 AEDT
  • 2022-09-30 – Services derived from geomagnetic data may have limited availability during the period 07:30-09:30 UTC 2022-09-30 due to maintenance work.
  • 2022-05-08 – Services derived from geomagnetic data may have limited availability during the period 01:00-03:00 UTC 2022-05-09 due to maintenance work.
  • 2022-03-31 – The Space Weather Services Website and API maintenance has been completed successfully. Access to the Space Weather Services FTP site is now available from ftp-out.sws.bom.gov.au. Access via direct IP address, is no longer possible.
  • 2022-03-22 – The Space Weather Services Website and API will undergo maintenance during the following maintenance window.
    Maintenance window: 30 March 14:00 AEDT – 31 March 2022 14:00 AEDT
    Important information:
    Users should not experience any outage, however a service interruption of up to 30 minutes may be possible during this time.
    Following this maintenance access to the Space Weather Services FTP service will be from ftp-out.sws.bom.gov.au. Access via direct IP address will no longer be possible.
  • 2022-02-07 – Possible interruptions to the geomagnetic data flow 0030-0130 UTC 9 Feb 2022 due to system maintenance.
  • 2022-02-06 – Intermittent network outages expected between 8AM-5PM AEDT 9th Feb 2022 due to upgrades.
  • 2021-11-26 – GA’s geomagnetic observatory network interruption expected for 2 hours commencing Friday 2021-11-26T19:30 UTC
  • 2021-11-05 – Planned SWS internal maintenance works 10 Nov 2021. Possible interruption of some data flows to this site 1130-1230 AEDT
  • 2021-09-08 – The Advanced Stand Alone Prediction System (ASAPS) version 7.1 has been released. Some of the features found in earlier versions of ASAPS have been restored. ASAPS 7.1 is available for download from the Software Downloads page. Please report any issues to sws_asaps@bom.gov.au. More
  • 2021-09-01 – Services derived from geomagnetic data may have limited availability during the period Friday 2021-09-03T02:00 UTC to Sunday 2021-09-05T21:00 UTC.
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