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Andrew INT
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Post by Andrew INT »

Just got this alert email from Aurora Watch:

http://www.dcs.lancs.ac.uk/iono/aurorawatch/

Kind regards,
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yeah i did to whats the chance of the Aurora been visible in the UK.

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i also recieved the alert and then later recieved another email saying it was a false alert caused by a man made disturbance at their Lancaster field site :roll:
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Same here :(
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It was a bit of a let down :(

Still, at least we know the alert emails work!
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Post by Borealis »

I got the same emails. I signed up to aurorawatch about 3 yrs ago, got a few alerts, then didn't hear anything until now.
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