[Ips-dhfpr] IPS Daily HF Prop Report - 30 March 13 issued 2330 UT on 30 Mar 2013
Regional Warning Centre
rwc at ips.gov.au
Sun Mar 31 10:30:20 EST 2013
SUBJ: IPS DAILY HF PROPAGATION REPORT
ISSUED AT 2330UT/30 MARCH 2013 BY IPS RADIO AND SPACE SERVICES
FROM THE AUSTRALIAN SPACE FORECAST CENTRE
AUSTRALIAN REGION SUMMARY AND FORECAST
1. SUMMARY (30 MARCH)
Date T index Conditions
30 Mar 49 Normal
Cocos Island Region:
Near predicted monthly values.
Niue Island Region:
Near predicted monthly values during local day.
Enhanced by 25% during local night.
Northern Australian Region:
Depressed by 35% during local day.
Depressed by 35% during local night.
Southern Australian and New Zealand Region:
Depressed by 40% during local day.
Depressed by 30% during local night.
Antarctic Region (Casey/Scott Base/Davis/Mawson):
Depressed by 25% over the UT day.
PCA Event : No event.
Predicted Monthly T index for March: 69
2. FORECAST (31 MARCH - 02 APRIL)
Date T index Conditions MUFs
31 Mar 60 Normal Near predicted monthly values
01 Apr 69 Normal Near predicted monthly values
02 Apr 69 Normal Near predicted monthly values
COMMENT: HF conditions were depressed over the Australian and
Antarctic regions over the UT day, 30 March due to geomagnetic
activity. Also noted was isolated cases of sporadic E during
local night time hours, particularly on the eastern coast. Expect
MUFs to return to near predicted values over the next three days
as geomagnetic activity subsides.
For an explanation of some of the terms in this report, go to
http://www.ips.gov.au, and follow links to Educational->
Glossary on Solar Terrestrial Terms.
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