Solar activity forecast for the period January 17 - 18, 2018


Issued: 2018 January 16 17:15 UTC
                         
                         
Analysis from January 15/1700 UTC to January 16/1700 UTC: 

Sunspot Regions on the Disk 16/1623 UTC (SDO Continuum): 1
The Largest Event: no X-ray event
X-ray background flux (1.0-8.0 A) January 15: A3.3
Radio Flux 10.7 cm at 15/2300 UTC (Penticton): 70
Solar Wind Speed at 16/1645 UTC: 397.1 km/s, Density: 1.9 p/cm^3


Forecast:
 
activity level will be very low to low
Event probabilities: Class C: 15, Class M: 01, Class X: 01, Proton: 01
X-ray background flux (1.0-8.0 A): in the range A3.0 - A6.0
Radio Flux 10.7 cm: a fluctuation in the range 66-76

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