"This may result in significant geomagnetic activity and visible auroras during local night-time hours should favourable viewing conditions, elevated solar wind speeds and sustained southward Bz conditions eventuate". This basically means there could be some slight glitches to satellite communications and power grid controllers.
Nasa said the first of the two flares - classified in the potent X class and facing directly at the Earth - was the biggest this year.
GETTYSolar geometric winds are usually the result of a coronal mass ejection from the sun
Geomagnetic storms are rated on a scale of G1 to G5, with the latter being the most extreme.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) refuted reports that a substantial storm will disrupt telecommunication systems over the weekend.
The event coincides with the formation of "equinox cracks".
These are the moments when the the Earth and Sun line up so that day and night are of roughly equal duration. These are cooler, less dense regions of plasma and open magnetic fields.
NOAA supports creating forecasts for weather on our planet.
Researchers also study the sun to learn more about its structure as well as obtain data to make predictions about different types of solar flares.
You can probably expect it to surface sometime around June 22, which is the day Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom hits theaters. One entry on our list of exciting upcoming PC games just got a whole lot more exciting.
Their 22 wins matched the most in a single season for the program, and Mike Jones was chosen Big South Coach of the Year. Radford exploded out of the gate to start the second half with Donald Hicks hitting a three-pointer.
The McMinnville plant laid off 84 members a year ago because of steel getting dumped into California, according to Davis. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, but the president will make the ultimate decision, officials said.
The pension contribution would increase to $3.2 billion, which is six-tenths of the full amount that actuaries say should be made. School aid would account for almost $15 billion in state spending, including the payment into the teachers' pension fund.
However, while the U.S. spends a bit less on social care than other countries, it's not necessarily an outlier. The study will be published March 13, 2018 in JAMA ( Journal of the American Medical Association ).
The government had lined up Finance Bill 2018-19 and Appropriation Bills for 2017-18 and 2018-19 in the Revised List of Business. Let the House function effectively. "If my motion is not accepted, principle of natural justice will be denied", Roy said.
Second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia and eighth-seeded American Jack Sock both earned second-round wins in straight sets. Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
At the Qualcomm meeting, Broadcom will seek to elect a new slate of directors that will vote to proceed with the acquisition. Singapore-based Broadcom plans to move its base back to the US just before Qualcomm holds its delayed annual meeting.
The Consumer Price Index data will be released shortly at 12:30 GMT, and have an impact on the broad markets globally. It sees gross value added - a key measure of growth - increasing 7.2% next fiscal year from 6.6% this year.
Richardson's contract can not be official until Wednesday, March 14 when the free agency period officially begins. Richardson frequently battled injuries after the Seahawks drafted him in the second round in 2014.
Rebecca is and has been an amazingly strong and powerful woman, and that's been something Kate has felt inadequate against. It wasn't clear who the "her" they are referring to is, but it's obvious that whatever happens to this person is not good.
Twitch gives subscribers free games every month
There will be five games given away this month which includes Superhot, Shadow Tactics, Tales from Candlekeep, Oxenfree , and Mr. Ever since it arrived it launched in 2016, subscribers were privy to free games every so often.
Border issue: Centre to hold Assam, Mizoram meet
Das to defuse the boundary tension that started at Kachurthal in Hailakandi district, adjoining Kolasib district of Mizoram. The MZP alleged lathicharge and firing by the police that injured 49 persons, including students and journalists.
Queer Eye's Tom & Abby Are Engaged!
Jackson formally announced the news on Twitter . "I'm praying that the Fab 5 can find time in their busy schedules to come". But it seemed like things weren't meant to be, as they called time on their newly rekindled romance back in September.
WWE Apologizes For Keeping Rousey Off Raw By Giving Fans Candy
She became the UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and went on a 12-fight undefeated streak before losing to Holly Holm in 2015. Her answer left pretty much no doubt that professional fighting is not in her future - with some wiggle room to walk it back.
Cousins To Sign With Vikings
The Vikings found success in 2017 with Case Keenum at quarterback but by all indications, they viewed him as a good backup. Keenum reportedly agreed to terms with the Broncos on Tuesday, while Bradford and Bridgewater remain available.
Google Assistant Lands on the iPad
You can get started with Google Assistant for iPad by downloading the app from the iTunes App Store [download]. More screen real estate simply means that you don't have to exit one app just to hop into Google Assistant .
Trump envisions space force someday in military
He says his idea of a new space force had started as an off-the-cuff comment, but he decided it was a great idea. Trump will be in Los Angeles later in the evening for a private fundraiser near, but not in, Beverly Hills.
Dzeko hails 'patient' Roma after narrow last-16 win
Dzeko was then brought down by Ordets who got a straight red card for his troubles, making Shakhtar's task that bit harder. Roma's Edin Dzeko celebrates scoring their first goal against Shakhtar Donetsk at Stadio Olimpico in Rome March 13, 2018.