Solar activity forecast for the period May 19 - 20, 2017


Issued: 2017 May 18 17:15 UTC


Analysis from May 17/1700 UTC to May 18/1700 UTC:

Sunspot Regions on the Disk 18/1623 UTC (SDO Continuum): 2
The Largest Event: B1.1 at 18/1639 UTC
X-ray background flux (1.0-8.0 A) May 17: A4.8
Radio Flux 10.7 cm at 17/2300 UTC (Penticton): 72
Solar Wind Speed at 18/1645 UTC: 414.1 km/s, Density: 4.7 p/cm^3


Forecast:
 
activity level will be very low to low
Event probabilities: Class C: 10, Class M: 01, Class X: 01, Proton: 01
X-ray background flux (1.0-8.0 A): in the range A4.5 - A7.0
Radio Flux 10.7 cm: a fluctuation in the range 67 - 79

Tomas Blaha
RWC Prague, Astronomical Institute, Solar Dept., Ondrejov, Czech Republic
e-mail: sunwatch(at)asu.cas.cz