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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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Space Weather Can Impact the Power Grid

Space Weather Can Impact the Power Grid
published: Friday, May 24, 2024 18:35 UTC

Did you know that space weather can actually cause power outages? How is this possible? Find out more about space weather impacts at swpc.noaa.gov/impacts/electric-power-transmission.