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g1smd - 8:45 am on Jun 27, 2011 (gmt 0)
For short term (under 48 hours) unavailability, 503 may be what you are looking for.
The spec does allow you to specify "come back after <date> and try again", but I don't know how much search engines honour that - especially when long-dated.
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