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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2014 Aug 23 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 22/2100Z to
23/2100Z: Solar activity has been at low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C6 event observed at
23/1727Z from Region 2146 (N10W18). There are currently 8 numbered
sunspot regions on the disk.
Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be low with
a chance for M-class flares on days one, two, and three (24 Aug, 25 Aug,
Geophysical Activity Summary 22/2100Z to 23/2100Z: 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
22/2312Z. Total IMF reached 5 nT at 23/0505Z. The maximum southward
component of Bz reached -4 nT at 23/0601Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV
at geosynchronous orbit reached a peak level of 457 pfu.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet levels on days one and two (24 Aug, 25 Aug) and quiet to
active levels on day three (26 Aug).