Space Environment Watch
Issued by NWS
WOXX20 KWNP 271440
Space Weather Message Code: WATA20
Serial Number: 738
Issue Time: 2016 Aug 27 1439 UTC
WATCH: Geomagnetic Storm Category G1 Predicted
Highest Storm Level Predicted by Day:
Aug 28: None (Below G1) Aug 29: G1 (Minor) Aug 30: G1 (Minor)
THIS SUPERSEDES ANY/ALL PRIOR WATCHES IN EFFECT
Potential Impacts: Area of impact primarily poleward of 60 degrees Geomagnetic Latitude.
Induced Currents - Weak power grid fluctuations can occur.
Spacecraft - Minor impact on satellite operations possible.
Aurora - Aurora may be visible at high latitudes, i.e., northern tier of the U.S. such as northern Michigan and Maine.
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