Fairbanks expect auroras tonight. Fireworks schedule: UAF @8pm, Goldstream @10, Fox @10, Two Rivers @11, North Pole @12
The aurora has been reported in the Anchorage areas, low on the horizon and faint.
The aurora is seen in the Fairbanks area, high on the horizon in a big long band. Kp 0.
time of this post: 12:15am
Tonight, the night of Dec 30/31 expect quiet auroras throughout the night, most likely low on the horizon. New Years eve, expect more auroras with the forecast saying a better chance with unsettled displays. And New Years night/Jan 2 the forecast says unsettled to active displays. Source: NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center
The aurora came back and is dancing in the sky over the Fairbanks areas. Mostly faint. Kp 0. More of the same expected thru the night.
The aurora can be seen high on the horizon in the Fairbanks areas at 9:15pm. Kp 0. Not much is expected from tonight, but the sky is full of stars, so viewing should be nice and clear.
Update 12:00am: the aurora is trying to come back but remains low on the horizon. This could happen all night long. Kp 1.