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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2014 Dec 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 low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C4 event observed at
23/2249Z from Region 2242 (S16W85). There are currently 6 numbered
sunspot regions on the disk.
Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be low with
a chance for M-class flares and a slight chance for an X-class flare on
day one (25 Dec) and expected to be low with a chance for M-class flares
on days two and three (26 Dec, 27 Dec).
Geophysical Activity Summary 23/2100Z to 24/2100Z: The geomagnetic
field has been at quiet to active levels for the past 24 hours. Solar
wind speed, as measured by the ACE spacecraft, reached a peak speed of
615 km/s at 24/0328Z. Total IMF reached 14 nT at 23/2147Z. The maximum
southward component of Bz reached -13 nT at 23/2200Z.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet to active levels on day one (25 Dec), quiet levels on day
two (26 Dec) and quiet to unsettled levels on day three (27 Dec).