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Giant sunspot AR2192 has produced 27 C-class solar flares, 9 M-class flares, and 2 X-flares - shown with the partial eclipse, the sun spot now covers an area the size of Jupiter. The Flare is now Geo-effective and is facing Earth.
Space Weather Message Code: WARK04
Issue Time: 2014 Oct 24 1401 UTC
EXTENDED WARNING: Geomagnetic K-index of 4 expected
Valid From: 2014 Oct 23 2048 UTC
Now Valid Until: 2014 Oct 25 0400 UTC
Warning Condition: Persistence
Potential Impacts: Area of impact primarily poleward of 65 degrees Geomagnetic Latitude.
Induced Currents - Weak power grid fluctuations can occur.
Aurora - Aurora may be visible at high latitudes such as Canada and Alaska.
Space Weather Message Code: ALTTP2
ALERT: Type II Radio Emission
Begin Time: 2014 Oct 24 0755 UTC
Estimated Velocity: 664 km/s
Description: Type II emissions occur in association with eruptions on the sun and typically indicate a coronal mass ejection is associated with a flare event.
Potential Impacts: Satellite systems may experience significant charging resulting in increased risk to satellite systems.