Saturday, May 28, 2011

Poor band conditions today !!

K Index at 6 ... Solar storm ?

Geomagnetic Storm - A Geomagnetic Storm is in progress early on Saturday and many signals are in on Aurora here on 6 meters just before sunrise. If you are high in latitude, be on the lookout for Aurora.

Flare / Sunspot watch - An active sunspot numbered 1226 rotated into view on Friday and is producing C-Class flares and there is now a chance for an M-Class event. The largest flare thus far was a C8.3 at 03:31 UTC Saturday morning. Sunspot 1224 located in the north is expanding as well. Continue to monitor the Solar X-Rays for further activity.

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