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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2014 Aug 24 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 23/2100Z to
24/2100Z: Solar activity has been at high levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a M5 event observed at
24/1217Z from Region 2151 (S07E58). There are currently 8 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
(25 Aug, 26 Aug, 27 Aug).
Geophysical Activity Summary 23/2100Z to 24/2100Z: 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 297 km/s at
24/0338Z. Total IMF reached 5 nT at 24/0142Z. The maximum southward
component of Bz reached -3 nT at 24/0513Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV
at geosynchronous orbit reached a peak level of 293 pfu.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet levels on day one (25 Aug) and quiet to active levels on
days two and three (26 Aug, 27 Aug).