Forecasts of Space Weather and Effects

Operational Methods and Research

Swedish Institute of Space Physics in Lund Lund Space Weather Center
Space Weather Dictionary

SOLAR ACTIVITY

EFFECTS ON TECHNOLOGICAL SYSTEMS

  • Forecasts of satellite anomalies (Lund)
  • Forecasts of satellite drag (IPS, IPS )
  • Forecasts of communication conditions: f0F2, MUF (RCRU, IPS, IPS)
  • Forecasts of GICs and effects on power systems (Lund)

SOLAR WIND CONDITIONS AT L1

DANGEROUS TO HUMAN HEALTH

  • Forecast of UV radiation ( NOAA)
  • Forecast of UV radiation (SRPI/SMHI)

EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE

  • Forecasts of magnetospheric flux level of 50 keV electrons(SEC/Rice)
  • Forecasts of aurora (Alaska, Lund)
  • Forecasts of AE-index (Lund)
  • Forecasts of Dst-index (DMI-Lund, IGPP/UCLA, Japan/IRF-K, CRL,Japan)
  • Forecasts of Kp-index(Lund, SEC)
  • Forecasts of ionospheric scintillation (NWRA)
  • Forecast of the local geomagnetic field variation (Lund)
  • Forecast of climate and weather changes ( )

Postal Address: Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Scheelev. 17, SE-223 70 Lund, Sweden.

E.mail: henrik@irfl.lu.se