Space Weather Advisory Group Meeting, 66290 [2021-25407]

Download as PDF 66290 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 222 / Monday, November 22, 2021 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA831] Space Weather Advisory Group Meeting National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Space Weather Advisory Group (SWAG) will meet for 1 half-day on December 1, 2021. DATES: The meeting is scheduled as follows: December 1, 2021 from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST). ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be conducted virtually via webinar. For details on how to connect to the webinar or to submit comments, please contact Jennifer Meehan, National Weather Service; telephone: 301–427– 9798; email: jennifer.meehan@noaa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Meehan, National Weather Service, NOAA, 1325 East West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20910; 301–427–9798 or jennifer.meehan@noaa.gov; or visit the SWAG website: https:// www.weather.gov/swag. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow (PROSWIFT) Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq., the Administrator of NOAA and the National Science and Technology Council’s Space Weather Operations, Research, and Mitigation Interagency Working Group (interagency working group) established the Space Weather Advisory Group (SWAG) on April 21, 2021. The SWAG is the only Federal Advisory Committee that advises and informs the interest and work of the interagency working group. The SWAG is to receive advice from the academic community, the commercial space weather sector, and nongovernmental space weather end users to carry out the responsibilities of the SWAG set forth in the PROSWIFT Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq. The SWAG is directed to advise the interagency working group on the following: Facilitating advances in the space weather enterprise of the United States; improving the ability of the United States to prepare for, mitigate, respond to, and recover from space weather phenomena; enabling the coordination and facilitation of research jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:30 Nov 19, 2021 Jkt 256001 to operations and operations to research, as described in section 60604(d) of title 51, United States Code; and developing and implementing the integrated strategy under 51 U.S.C. 60601(c), including subsequent updates and reevaluations. The SWAG shall also conduct a comprehensive survey of the needs of users of space weather products to identify the space weather research, observations, forecasting, prediction, and modeling advances required to improve space weather products, as required by 51 U.S.C. 60601(d)(3). I. Matters To Be Considered The meeting will be open to the public. During the meeting, the Committee will discuss the PROSWIFT Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq., directed duties of the SWAG and kick off the required by 51 U.S.C. 60601(d)(3) user survey. The full agenda will be published on the SWAG website. Meeting materials, including work products, will also be available on the SWAG website: https:// www.weather.gov/swag. II. Additional Information and Public Comments The meeting will be held over one half-day and will be conducted via webinar (for meeting details see ADDRESSES). Please register for the meeting through the website: https:// www.weather.gov/swag. This event is accessible to individuals with disabilities. For all other special accommodation requests, please contact Jennifer.meehan@noaa.gov. This webinar is a NOAA public meeting and will be recorded and transcribed. If you have a public comment, you acknowledge you will be recorded and are aware you can opt out of the meeting. Participation in the meeting constitutes consent to the recording. Both the meeting minutes and presentations will be posted to the SWAG website (https:// www.weather.gov/swag). The agenda, speakers and times are subject to change. For updates, please check the SWAG website (https:// www.weather.gov/swag). Public comments directed to the SWAG members and SWAG related topics are encouraged. Individuals or groups who would like to submit advance written comments, please email them to jennifer.meehan@noaa.gov by November 29, 2021 to provide sufficient time for SWAG review. Written comments received after these dates will be distributed to the SWAG but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting date. As time allows, public comments will PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 be read into the public record during the meeting. Advance comments will be collated and posted to the meeting website. Dated: November 17, 2021. Michael Farrar, Director, National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National Weather Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 2021–25407 Filed 11–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–KE–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XB604] Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a one and half-day in-person and virtual meeting (hybrid) of its Ecosystem Technical Committee (ETC). DATES: The meeting will take place Tuesday, December 14, 2021, 8:30 a.m.– 5 p.m. and Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m., EST. ADDRESSES: Those who prefer to attend the meeting in-person may do so at the Gulf Council office. If you are unable or do not wish to travel, you may participate in the meeting via webinar. Registration information will be available on the Council’s website by visiting www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on the ETC meeting on the calendar. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 4701 W Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607; telephone: (813) 348–1630. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. John Froeschke, Deputy Director, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; john.froeschke@gulfcouncil.org, telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Tuesday, December 14, 2021; 8:30 a.m. Until 5 p.m.; EST The meeting will begin with Introductions and Adoption of Agenda, Approval of Minutes from the September 10, 2021 meeting and review of Scope of Work with its members. The committee will review and discuss the LGL Contract Details; ETC’s E:\FR\FM\22NON1.SGM 22NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA831]


Space Weather Advisory Group Meeting

AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 
Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Space Weather Advisory Group (SWAG) will meet for 1 half-
day on December 1, 2021.

DATES: The meeting is scheduled as follows: December 1, 2021 from 10 
a.m.-2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be conducted virtually via webinar. 
For details on how to connect to the webinar or to submit comments, 
please contact Jennifer Meehan, National Weather Service; telephone: 
301-427-9798; email: [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Meehan, National Weather 
Service, NOAA, 1325 East West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20910; 
301-427-9798 or [email protected]; or visit the SWAG website: 
https://www.weather.gov/swag.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Promoting Research and 
Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow 
(PROSWIFT) Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq., the Administrator of NOAA and 
the National Science and Technology Council's Space Weather Operations, 
Research, and Mitigation Interagency Working Group (interagency working 
group) established the Space Weather Advisory Group (SWAG) on April 21, 
2021. The SWAG is the only Federal Advisory Committee that advises and 
informs the interest and work of the interagency working group. The 
SWAG is to receive advice from the academic community, the commercial 
space weather sector, and nongovernmental space weather end users to 
carry out the responsibilities of the SWAG set forth in the PROSWIFT 
Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq.
    The SWAG is directed to advise the interagency working group on the 
following: Facilitating advances in the space weather enterprise of the 
United States; improving the ability of the United States to prepare 
for, mitigate, respond to, and recover from space weather phenomena; 
enabling the coordination and facilitation of research to operations 
and operations to research, as described in section 60604(d) of title 
51, United States Code; and developing and implementing the integrated 
strategy under 51 U.S.C. 60601(c), including subsequent updates and 
reevaluations. The SWAG shall also conduct a comprehensive survey of 
the needs of users of space weather products to identify the space 
weather research, observations, forecasting, prediction, and modeling 
advances required to improve space weather products, as required by 51 
U.S.C. 60601(d)(3).

I. Matters To Be Considered

    The meeting will be open to the public. During the meeting, the 
Committee will discuss the PROSWIFT Act, 51 U.S.C. 60601 et seq., 
directed duties of the SWAG and kick off the required by 51 U.S.C. 
60601(d)(3) user survey. The full agenda will be published on the SWAG 
website. Meeting materials, including work products, will also be 
available on the SWAG website: https://www.weather.gov/swag.

II. Additional Information and Public Comments

    The meeting will be held over one half-day and will be conducted 
via webinar (for meeting details see ADDRESSES). Please register for 
the meeting through the website: https://www.weather.gov/swag.
    This event is accessible to individuals with disabilities. For all 
other special accommodation requests, please contact 
[email protected] This webinar is a NOAA public meeting and 
will be recorded and transcribed. If you have a public comment, you 
acknowledge you will be recorded and are aware you can opt out of the 
meeting. Participation in the meeting constitutes consent to the 
recording. Both the meeting minutes and presentations will be posted to 
the SWAG website (https://www.weather.gov/swag). The agenda, speakers 
and times are subject to change. For updates, please check the SWAG 
website (https://www.weather.gov/swag).
    Public comments directed to the SWAG members and SWAG related 
topics are encouraged. Individuals or groups who would like to submit 
advance written comments, please email them to [email protected] 
by November 29, 2021 to provide sufficient time for SWAG review. 
Written comments received after these dates will be distributed to the 
SWAG but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting date. As time allows, 
public comments will be read into the public record during the meeting. 
Advance comments will be collated and posted to the meeting website.

    Dated: November 17, 2021.
Michael Farrar,
Director, National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National 
Weather Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
[FR Doc. 2021-25407 Filed 11-19-21; 8:45 am]
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