Did you see the lights last night? Fairbanks was mostly clouded over and the roads were slick….but the aurora showed itself all night long in between the clouds. Anchorage and Kenai saw the lights all the way to sunrise! Tonight the forecast is Kp 2, currently at Kp 3. The … Continue reading
The coronal hole high speed stream continues and tonight’s aurora forecast is great! Kp 6. Auroras are currently being seen across Canada, Wisconsin, and Minnesota as of this writing. Other northern states be on the lookout. Alaska, lights expected as soon as it gets dark, weather permitting.
Aurora update from NOAA Space Wx…..The G1 storm forecast is extended to Oct 11/12/13. Tonight’s forecast is still Kp 5, however we are not yet at the elevated levels, it is moving up slowly… Clouds will block the aurora, so you must drive away from any weather….It has been raining … Continue reading
Be on the lookout for auroras Oct 10/11. The forecast is calling for G1 storm conditions (Kp 5) due to the anticipated arrival of a recurrent, polar-connected, positive polarity CHHSS. All of Canada, Alaska, and the upper portion of the contiguous USA have a good chance at seeing auroras. Look … Continue reading
The Kp level is currently Kp 6. Heads up for auroras in all of Alaska, Canada, and the upper portion of the contiguous USA. Last night we saw great auroras over Fairbanks, Nome, and the north, where the weather was clear. Expect more tonight!