The Australian Space Weather Service (SWS ) has issued an Aurora Watch too a Geomagnetic Warning for 8-9 Dec from a high speed solar air current current from a large coronal hole. Evening skies convey the Last Quarter Luna visible all eve setting inwards the morning. This volition non interfere likewise much amongst aurora visibility. It is possible aurora may live on seen inwards Tasmania too Victoria if storms eventuate. G1 tempest conditions convey been predicted, (see also the NOAA site) or then in all likelihood or then midnight only nosotros convey been surprised amongst early on eve aurora before. However, conditions are expected to fluctuate chop-chop through the eve then at that topographic point may live on several bursts of brusque lived aurora.
Dark heaven sites convey the best risk of seeing anything, too e’er permit or then five minutes for your eyes to popular off black adapted.
As e’er expression to the due south for shifting red/green glows, beams convey been reported consistently over the end few aurora, every bit good every bit brilliant proton arcs too “picket fences”.
The all heaven aurora photographic telly camera inwards Northern Tasmania at Cressy is beingness upgraded too is non withal online.
SUBJ: SWS GEOMAGNETIC DISTURBANCE WARNING 16/54
ISSUED AT 2338UT/05 DECEMBER 2016
BY THE AUSTRALIAN SPACE FORECAST CENTRE.
A large southern hemisphere coronal hole is probable to possess
geomagnetic disturbance from slowly 7-Dec.
INCREASED GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY EXPECTED
DUE TO CORONAL HOLE HIGH SPEED WIND STREAM
FROM 07-09 DECEMBER 2016
GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY FORECAST
07 Dec: Quite, amongst slowly nipper storm.
08 Dec: Active to Minor Storm
09 Dec: Unsettled to Active
SUBJ: SWS AURORA WATCH
ISSUED AT 2333 UT ON 06 Dec 2016 past times Space Weather Services
FROM THE AUSTRALIAN SPACE FORECAST CENTRE
High speed air current streams from a southern hemisphere coronal hole are
expected to acquit upon the public inside the side past times side 24 – 48 hours, possibly
resulting inwards pregnant infinite weather condition activity. Auroras may be
visible on the local nights of eight too ix Dec inwards Tasmania and
possibly the coastline of Victoria. Aurora alerts volition follow should
favourable infinite weather condition activeness eventuate.
Further monitoring at