[Ips-dhfpr] IPS Daily HF Prop Report - 02 May 03
rwc at ips.gov.au
Sat May 3 09:03:57 EST 2003
SUBJ: IPS DAILY HF PROPAGATION REPORT
ISSUED AT 02/2330Z MAY 2003 BY IPS RADIO AND SPACE SERVICES
FROM THE AUSTRALIAN SPACE FORECAST CENTRE
AUSTRALIAN REGION SUMMARY AND FORECAST
1. SUMMARY (02 MAY)
Date T index Conditions
02 May 92 Normal
Flares Max Fadeout Freq. Sectors
M1/SF 0308UT possible lower E. Asia/Aust.
Equatorial PNG Region:
Enhanced by 15% during local day,
Depressed by 20% during local night.
Enhanced by 25% after local dawn.
Northern Australian Region:
Near predicted monthly values during local day,
Enhanced by 25% during local night.
Southern Australian and New Zealand Region:
Near predicted monthly values.
Antarctic Region (Casey/Scott Base):
Enhanced by 20% over the UT day.
Some spread F observed.
PCA Event : No event.
Predicted Monthly T index for May: 71
2. FORECAST (03 MAY - 05 MAY)
Date T index Conditions MUFs
03 May 95 Normal near predicted monthly values
04 May 95 Normal near predicted monthly values
05 May 95 Normal-Fair Near predicted monthly values
COMMENT: IPS HF Communications Warning 32 was issued on 2 May
and is current for interval 3-5 May (SWFs) . Improved HF conditions
expected next two days. Increasing chance for shortwave fadeouts.
Southern Aus/NZ region MUFs expected to be mildly depressed/degraded
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