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Offline orfordness

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[WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution
« on: September 10, 2017, 12:44:25 »
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/09/sun-solar-flare-strongest-auroras-space-science/

Los of GPS and high magnetic interfearance expected ovr the next few days.

Expect lots of reports of flyaways over the next week!
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Re: [WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution
« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2017, 15:22:08 »
Yup, stoopid high - anyone relying on GPS (or Sat nav) should be very careful!!
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Re: [WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2017, 09:13:13 »
This flare is huge, check out this image of the CME that sent it..

https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/styles/full_width/public/thumbnails/image/sept10x8blend1311714k.jpg
[WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution

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Re: [WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2017, 17:46:59 »
Yup, stoopid high - anyone relying on GPS (or Sat nav) should be very careful!!
Today my garmin showed me driving along the wilmslow bypass but showed me driving in the fields by the road!
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Re: [WARNING] Extreme Solar EMP- Fly with caution
« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2017, 19:03:33 »
That';s what happens when you get pi$$ed at lunch time.. :beer2:
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