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Space Weather Conditions
24-Hour Observed Maximums
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Latest Observed
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R1-R2 --
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Current Space Weather Conditions
R1 (Minor) Radio Blackout Impacts
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HF Radio: Weak or minor degradation of HF radio communication on sunlit side, occasional loss of radio contact.
Navigation: Low-frequency navigation signals degraded for brief intervals.
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G2 (Moderate) Geomagnetic Storm Watch Issued for 23 April

G2 (Moderate) Geomagnetic Storm Watch Issued for 23 April
published: Sunday, April 23, 2017 09:27 UTC

SWPC Forecasters have issued a G2 (Moderate) geomagnetic storm watch for 23 April, followed by a G1 (Minor) geomagnetic storm watch for 24 and 25 April, due to continued influence from a recurrent, negative-polarity coronal hole high speed stream. Over the past 30 hours, numerous G1 and G2 storm levels have been observed. Check here for continued updates.