[ips-sf] IPS Summary Forecast for 12 January - issued 2338UT/11-Jan-2016 [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

rwc rwc at ips.gov.au
Tue Jan 12 10:38:29 EST 2016

Solar flare activity was very low during 11 Jan UT and it is expected
to remain very low to low during the next 2 days. H alpha solar
telescope images show a large filament has rotated into view in the
north east quadrant. There are no Earthward directed CMEs. Fast solar
wind arrived at Earth during 11 Jan and is expected to drive unsettled
to active geomagnetic conditions during 12-13 Jan. A minor geomagnetic
storm is possible (Kp=5). Conditions for HF radio wave propagation are
expected to weaken today due to increased geomagnetic activity.

Space Weather Services              email: asfc at ips.gov.au
Bureau of Meteorology
PO Box 1386                         WWW: http://www.sws.bom.gov.au
Haymarket NSW 1240  AUSTRALIA       FTP: ftp://ftp-out.sws.bom.gov.au
tel: +61 2 9213 8010                fax: +61 2 9213 8060 

IMPORTANT: This e-mail, including any attachments, may contain,
confidential or copyright information.  The views expressed in 
this message are those of the individual sender, unless 
specifically stated to be the views of IPS.  If you are not 
the intended recipient, please contact the sender immediately 
and delete all copies of this e-mail and attachments. 
To unsubscribe from an IPS mail list either send an email to 
"MAIL_LIST"-leave at ips.gov.au or go to
Information about training can be obtained from
General information is available from

More information about the ips-sf mailing list