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:Product: Daily Space Weather Summary and Forcast daydsf.txt
:Issued: 2016 May 02 2200 UTC
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# Daily Space Weather Summary and Forecast.
Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 01/2100Z to
02/2100Z: Solar activity has been at low levels for the past 24 hours.
The largest solar event of the period was a C3 event observed at
02/0842Z from Region 2540 (N22E24). There are currently 5 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 day one (03 May) and likely to be
low on days two and three (04 May, 05 May).
Geophysical Activity Summary 01/2100Z to 02/2100Z: The geomagnetic
field has been at unsettled to major storm levels for the past 24 hours.
Solar wind speed reached a peak of 559 km/s at 02/1830Z. Total IMF
reached 9 nT at 02/1908Z. The maximum southward component of Bz reached
-8 nT at 02/0119Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV at geosynchronous orbit
reached a peak level of 874 pfu.
Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected
to be at quiet to unsettled levels on day one (03 May) and quiet levels
on days two and three (04 May, 05 May).