Status Report

NOAA SEC Space Weather Advisory Outlook #04- 9

By SpaceRef Editor
March 5, 2004
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Official Space Weather Advisory issued by NOAA Space Environment Center
Boulder, Colorado, USA


2004 March 02 at 8:04 a.m. MST (2004 March 02 1504 UTC)


Summary For February 23-29

Category R2 (moderate) and R3 (strong) significant space weather
occurred on 26 February due solar flare activity from an active sunspot
region known as Region 564. Category G1 (minor) occurred on 28 and 29
February due to high-speed solar winds from a coronal hole on the Sun.
For a list of adverse system effects related to space weather storms,
please refer to the NOAA Space Weather Scales.

Outlook For March 3-9

Space weather for the next week may reach minor to moderate levels.
There is a slight chance for Category R1 (minor) radio blackouts early
in the week due to significant flare activity from active sunspot
Region 564.

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.

SpaceRef staff editor.