Lucky Break

Posted by lwpetersen | January 7, 2011 | aurora borealis

Amidst all the clouds and snowing last night, we did get a short reprieve where the clouds broke and the sky opened up for about five minutes to show what was going on the other side.

Five Minutes of Sky

A solar windstream emanating from a coronal hole met the Earth’s magnetic field last night really stimulating the Auroras. Hopefully this keeps up for tonight too (supposedly it is supposed to clear up). I don’t know, it’s been snowing all day!

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