TLE with future epoch

From: satrack--- via Seesat-l <>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:56:57 +0200 (CEST)
Hi All,
I've just noticed that some TLEs from Space Track have epoch in the future. Is that usual?Does this simply mean that the TLE parameters have been propagated for a future time?
As an example, object with Norad 20413 have epoch 17121, almost 3 days in the future.
(I've also noticed that the age of high interest objects has increased).

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