Clouds have taken over North Pole, AK. Somewhat clearer skies in other parts of Fairbanks. The problem is that light pollution bounces off the clouds, casting an orange glow. Valdez and parts of MatSu saw a bit of color on the horizon. Current Kp 4. Excellent data but the weather is just not cooperating. Time of this post 11:40pm
The aurora is weak and low on the horizon at the moment in Fairbanks, but expected to be seen in much of the state soon, weather depending. Current time 9pm. Kp 5.
what an interesting show we had last night in North Pole and the surrounding areas. The aurora kept appearing and disappearing with streaks and spots randomly around the sky. It was very faint at times, but away from the city lights, you could see the wisps and colors. See photos … Continue reading