From: Space Weather Prediction Center (NOAA)
Posted: Saturday, January 7, 2017
Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast
SDF Number 7 Issued at 2200Z on 07 Jan 2017
IA. Analysis of Solar Active Regions and Activity from 06/2100Z to 07/2100Z: Solar activity has been at very low levels for the past 24 hours. There are currently 0 numbered sunspot regions on the disk.
IB. Solar Activity Forecast: Solar activity is expected to be very low on days one, two, and three (08 Jan, 09 Jan, 10 Jan).
IIA. Geophysical Activity Summary 06/2100Z to 07/2100Z: The geomagnetic field has been at quiet to active levels for the past 24 hours. Solar wind speed reached a peak of 763 km/s at 07/0429Z. Total IMF reached 5 nT at 07/0051Z. The maximum southward component of Bz reached -4 nT at 07/1150Z. Electrons greater than 2 MeV at geosynchronous orbit reached a peak level of 22569 pfu.
IIB. Geophysical Activity Forecast: The geomagnetic field is expected to be at quiet to active levels on day one (08 Jan), quiet to unsettled levels on day two (09 Jan) and quiet levels on day three (10 Jan).
III. Event probabilities 08 Jan-10 Jan
Class M 01/01/01
Class X 01/01/01
IV. Penticton 10.7 cm Flux
Observed 07 Jan 072
Predicted 08 Jan-10 Jan 072/072/072
90 Day Mean 07 Jan 078
V. Geomagnetic A Indices
Observed Afr/Ap 06 Jan 014/016
Estimated Afr/Ap 07 Jan 016/020
Predicted Afr/Ap 08 Jan-10 Jan 010/012-007/008-006/005
VI. Geomagnetic Activity Probabilities 08 Jan-10 Jan
A. Middle Latitudes
Minor Storm 05/05/01
Major-severe storm 01/01/01
B. High Latitudes
Minor Storm 30/30/15
Major-severe storm 35/25/15
// end //