Jan Mikael (2 March 2011)
"Info: Geomagnetic Storm on March 1st"

 

Space Weather News for March 1, 2011
> http://spaceweather.com

> GEOMAGNETIC STORM:  A solar wind stream hit Earth's magnetic field during
> the early hours of March 1st.  The impact sparked a polar geomagnetic
> storm that was, at first, minor, but the storm has been intensifying
> throughout the day.  If the trend continues, high-latitude sky watchers
> will likely witness bright auroras after nightfall on March 1-2.
> Northern-tier US states such as Maine, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and
> Washington could be favored with photographic and/or visual displays.
> Check http://spaceweather.com for updates.