Status Report

Joint USAF/NOAA Report of Solar and Geophysical Activity 07 Mar 2009

By SpaceRef Editor
March 8, 2009
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Product: Report of Solar-Geophysical Activity
Issued: 2009 Mar 07 2200 UTC
Prepared jointly by the U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA,
Space Weather Prediction Center and the U.S. Air Force.

Joint USAF/NOAA Report of Solar and Geophysical Activity
SDF Number 066 Issued at 2200Z on 07 Mar 2009

IA. Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 06/2100Z to 07/2100Z: Solar activity was very low. No flares were observed. Region 1014 (S01W14) remains classified as a Bxo beta.

IB. Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be very low.

IIA. Geophysical Activity Summary 06/2100Z to 07/2100Z: Geomagnetic field activity was quiet.

IIB. Geophysical Activity Forecast: Geomagnetic field activity is expected to be at mostly quiet levels during the forecast period (08 – 10 March).

III. Event Probabilities 08 Mar-10 Mar

  • Class M 01/01/01
  • Class X 01/01/01
  • Proton 01/01/01
  • PCAF Green

IV. Penticton 10.7 cm Flux

  • Observed 07 Mar 069
  • Predicted 08 Mar-10 Mar 070/070/070
  • 90 Day Mean 07 Mar 070

V. Geomagnetic A Indices

  • Observed Afr/Ap 06 Mar 000/002
  • Estimated Afr/Ap 07 Mar 005/005
  • Predicted Afr/Ap 08 Mar-10 Mar 005/005-005/005-005/005

VI. Geomagnetic Activity Probabilities 08 Mar-10 Mar

A. Middle Latitudes

  • Active 05/05/05
  • Minor storm 01/01/01
  • Major-severe storm 01/01/01

B. High Latitudes

  • Active 10/10/10
  • Minor storm 01/01/01
  • Major-severe storm 01/01/01

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