from: Feb 26 2020 10:00 pm until: 12:30 pm Special Weather Statement level: Minor
Minimal threat to life or property - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
...PATCHY DENSE FOG ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN... Patchy dense fog will continue through midday across the higher terrain of the western Southern Tier, Boston Hills, and Wyoming County. Visibility will be reduced to less than a half mile in some locations, mainly on the higher hilltops. Temperatures will also be at or just below freezing. Moisture from the fog may
from: Feb 27 2020 5:00 am until: 3:00 pm Lakeshore Flood Watch level: Moderate
Possible threat to life or property - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Lakeshore flooding possible. * WHERE...Erie and Chautauqua counties. * WHEN...From late tonight through Thursday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Strong west winds may result in a rise in water
from: Feb 26 2020 10:00 pm until: Feb 29 2020 6:00 pm Lake Effect Snow Warning level: Moderate
Possible threat to life or property - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT...Long duration heavy lake effect snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet with locally higher amounts possible in the most persistent bands. Snowfall rates may reach 1 to 2 inches per hour at times. Winds could gust as high as 45 to 50 mph


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Sun Images


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Images: From left to right: EIT 171, EIT 195, EIT 284, EIT 304 EIT (Extreme ultraviolet Imaging Telescope) images the solar atmosphere at several wavelengths, and therefore, shows solar material at different temperatures. In the images taken at 304 Angstrom the bright material is at 60,000 to 80,000 degrees Kelvin. In those taken at 171 Angstrom, at 1 million degrees. 195 Angstrom images correspond to about 1.5 million Kelvin, 284 Angstrom to 2 million degrees. The hotter the temperature, the higher you look in the solar atmosphere.

 
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Magnetogram
LASCO C2 LASCO C3
 

The MDI (Michelson Doppler Imager) images shown here are taken in the continuum near the Ni I 6768 Angstrom line. The most prominent features are the sun spots.
 

LASCO (Large Angle Spectrometric Coronagraph) is able to take images of the solar corona by blocking the light coming directly from the Sun with an occulter disk, creating an artificial eclipse within the instrument itself.

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Solar cycle


Sunspot numbers F10.7CM Radio flux AP
 
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The Solar Cycle is observed by counting the frequency and placement of sunspots visible on the Sun. Solar minimum occurred in December, 2008. Solar maximum in May, 2013.

 
Solar wind Satellite impact Xray flux
 
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On the left: Real-Time Solar Wind data broadcast from NASA's ACE satellite. Middle: The Satellite Environment Plot combines satellite and ground-based data to provide an overview of the current geosynchronous satellite environment. Right: 3-days of 5-minute solar x-ray flux values measured on the SWPC primary and secondary GOES satellites.

Auroral activity


Northern Auroral map Southern Auroral map
 

Instruments on board the NOAA Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite (POES) continually monitor the power flux carried by the protons and electrons that produce aurora in the atmosphere. SWPC has developed a technique that uses the power flux observations obtained during a single pass of the satellite over a polar region (which takes about 25 minutes) to estimate the total power deposited in an entire polar region by these auroral particles. The power input estimate is converted to an auroral activity index that ranges from 1 to 10.

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Conditions on the Sun and in the solar wind, magnetosphere, ionosphere and thermosphere that can influence the performance and reliability of space-borne and ground-based technological systems and can endanger human life or health. This introduction movie in the English language will open on a new tab/window when you click on the image below.



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Space Weather Images and Information (excluded from copyright) courtesy of:
NOAA / NWS Space Weather Prediction Center, Mauna Loa Solar Observatory (HAO/NCAR), and SOHO (ESA & NASA).