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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2016 Oct 17 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 16/2100Z to
17/2100Z: Solar activity has been at low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C4 event observed at
17/0038Z. There are currently 2 numbered sunspot regions on the disk.
Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be very low
with a chance for a C-class flares on days one, two, and three (18 Oct,
19 Oct, 20 Oct).
Geophysical Activity Summary 16/2100Z to 17/2100Z: The geomagnetic
field has been at quiet to active levels for the past 24 hours. Solar
wind speed reached an average peak of ~775 km/s. Total IMF reached 6 nT
at 16/2311Z. The maximum southward component of Bz reached -5 nT at
16/2107Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV at geosynchronous orbit reached a
peak level of 19133 pfu.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet to active levels on day one (18 Oct), quiet to unsettled
levels on day two (19 Oct) and quiet levels on day three (20 Oct).