Monday, August 8, 2011

Space Weather

You may have been hearing about all the solar flares & geomagnetic storms & all that jargon lately, but where does one get this info and just what does it all mean?

Well, here is a link to the NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center.
http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SWN/index.html

Now for the what does it mean...here is a link to not so much of an explanation, but more of a what will it do type of page.
http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/NOAAscales/index.html#GeomagneticStorms

So before you go stuffing your laptop into the Faraday Cage...check it out for yourself...
Today's solar flares probably won't produce much more than a few pretty lights.

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