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NOAA SPACE WEATHER ADVISORY GROUP, June 13-14, 2022, virtual, 10:00 am-2:00 pm ET

NOAA’s Space Weather Advisory Group will meet virtually on June 13-14, 2022. The meeting is 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ET each day.

More information is in the Federal Register notice, which is reproduced below.


SUMMARY: The Space Weather Advisory Group (SWAG) will meet for 2 half-
days on June 13-14, 2022.

DATES: The meeting is scheduled as follows: June 13-14, 2022 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 visit www.weather.gov/swag or contact Jennifer Meehan, National 
Weather Service; telephone: 301-427-9798; email: 

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: 

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 (SWORM) Subcommittee 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 SWORM. 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 SWORM 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).

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 including the required 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.

Additional Information and Public Comments

    The meeting will be held over two half-days 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

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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 June 10, 2022 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: June 1, 2022.


June 13, 2022 @ 7:00 am
June 14, 2022 @ 11:00 pm