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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2014 Aug 16 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 15/2100Z to
16/2100Z: Solar activity has been at low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C2 event observed at
16/0929Z from Region 2144 (S17W47). There are currently 6 numbered
sunspot regions on the disk.
Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be low with
a slight chance for an M-class flare on days one, two, and three (17
Aug, 18 Aug, 19 Aug).
Geophysical Activity Summary 15/2100Z to 16/2100Z: The geomagnetic
field has been at quiet levels for the past 24 hours. Solar wind speed,
as measured by the ACE spacecraft, reached a peak speed of 358 km/s at
16/0655Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV at geosynchronous orbit reached a
peak level of 135 pfu.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet levels on days one and two (17 Aug, 18 Aug) and quiet to
active levels on day three (19 Aug).