Update: 7:33pm Eastern Time – Geomagnetic Storm (KP5)
Update: 5:53pm Eastern Time – Spaceweather Update
Solar Notes: The sun went completely silent today. The sunspots look nothing like they did just days ago, but then again, we have consistently seen higher limb flaring than that which is earth-directed. The proton radiation worries at the poles are the top concern.
Earthquake Condition Index B+ to A-. Coronal hole is now geoeffective, Mercury conjoins the sun in a few hours.