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HomeSolarSolar ConditionsSummary and Forecast Sunday, May 01 2016 06:07 UT
Solar Conditions

Summary and Forecast

Solar Summary

(last updated 30 Apr 2016 23:31 UT)

Activity 30 Apr: Low Flares: none. Observed 10.7 cm flux/Equivalent Sunspot Number for 30 Apr: 94/40

Solar Forecast

(last updated 30 Apr 2016 23:31 UT)

01 May 02 May 03 May Activity Very low to low Very low to low Very low to low Fadeouts None expected None expected None expected 10.7cm/SSN 92/37 90/34 95/41 COMMENT: Solar activity was Low over the last 24 hours, the largest event being a C1 X-ray flare from region 2539(N17E38), peaking at 1047UT. No significant CMEs were observed in available LASCO imagery. Expect Very Low to Low solar activity next three days but with an increased chance of C-class flares. The solar wind speed increased slightly, currently ~425km/s. The Bz component has been mostly negative since around 06UT. Enhancement in the solar wind speed is anticipated in the coming hours due to coronal hole effects and minor glancing blow from 28 Apr CME activity

Solar Activity levels are explained in the SWS Solar Terrestrial Glossary.

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