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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2014 Mar 14 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 13/2100Z to
14/2100Z: Solar activity has been at low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C5 event observed at
14/1021Z from Region 1996 (N16, L=051) which rotated off the east limb
yesterday. There are currently 6 numbered sunspot regions on the disk.
Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is likely to be moderate
with a slight chance for an X-class flare on days one, two, and three
(15 Mar, 16 Mar, 17 Mar).
Geophysical Activity Summary 13/2100Z to 14/2100Z: 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 626 km/s at
14/0523Z but was generally around 450 km/s. Total IMF reached 9 nT at
14/1056Z. The maximum southward component of Bz reached -3 nT at
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet levels on day one (15 Mar) and quiet to unsettled levels
on days two and three (16 Mar, 17 Mar).