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    10/26/2013 | NOAA Forecasts 70 Percent Chance of M-Class Solar Flares

    High solar activity continues, with the possibility of some radio blackouts.
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    05/27/2013 | Forecasters Calling for “Active or Extremely Active” Atlantic Hurricane Season

    Forecasters with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are calling for an “active or extremely active” 2013 Atlantic hurricane season. The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1-November 30.
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    02/14/2013 | Oklahoma Ham Helps Develop New Winter Weather App for NOAA

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL), in partnership with the University of Oklahoma, has launched a free app called mPING with which users can anonymously report precipitation from their Apple or
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    10/26/2012 | The K7RA Solar Update

    Good conditions should prevail for the CQ World Wide SSB DX Contest this weekend. A chance for solar flares has greatly diminished in the past few days, and the latest forecast has the planetary A index at a steady and quiet 5 for this weekend and beyond,
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    08/09/2012 | NOAA Updates 2012 Hurricane Season Outlook

    According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season has been “busy,” with six named storms since the season began June 1. In May 2012, NOAA forecasters originally indicated a 50 percent chance for a
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    08/09/2011 | Solar Explosions Could Impact Earth

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is keeping an eye on a set of solar storms and explosions that could disrupt satellite, telecommunications and electric equipment here on Earth in the next few days. While activity had reportedly
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  • 12/19/2009 | The K7RA Solar Update

    Sunspot activity continued this week; new group 1035 emerged December 14, following group 1034 that appeared December 9. Daily sunspot numbers since December 9 through December 17 have been 13, 13, 13, 12, 14, 28, 38, 30 and 24. Solar flux values have bee
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