Status Report

NOAA SEC Space Weather Advisory Outlook #03- 51

By SpaceRef Editor
December 23, 2003
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Official Space Weather Advisory issued by NOAA Space Environment Center Boulder, Colorado, USA


2003 December 23 at 01:35 p.m. MST (2003 December 23 2035 UTC)


Summary For December 15-21

Space weather during the past week reached moderate levels. A Category
G1 (minor) geomagnetic storm was in progress on December 15th due to a
large coronal hole and its associated high speed solar wind. The storm
diminished by December 16th and no other significant space weather was
observed during the week. For a list of adverse system effects related
to space weather storms, please refer to the NOAA Space Weather

Outlook For December 24-30

Space weather for the next week may reach minor levels. Category R1
(minor) radio blackouts are possible during the week due to a couple of
active regions currently on the visible side of the sun.

For current space weather conditions please refer to:

Data used to provide space weather services are contributed by NOAA,
USAF, NASA, NSF, USGS, the International Space Environment Services
and other observatories, universities, and institutions. For more
information, including email services, see SEC’s Space Weather
Advisories Web site or (303) 497-5127.
The NOAA Public Affairs contact is Barbara McGehan at or (303) 497-6288.

SpaceRef staff editor.