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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!!
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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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