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Saturday, July 2, 2022

02 July 2022
*0*

16:21 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 98 A index 7 K index 2

16:22 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar activity last 24 hr. LOW to NONE Large CORONAL HOLE in the center North of the facing sun, currently B1.68

16:27 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1603ut was 314 km/s, PHI 238, Density 8.50p/cm3

16:32 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers 1620ut GOES 16 95.4nt GOES 17 81.3nt

WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1641ut 311km/s, PHI 303, Density 9.59p/cm3

CW Reports:
WW8II-BRUCE: 2 min CW WW8II 1640, K0AWU 1642, W4DEX 1644

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, 0, 0, 0, at 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, at END 0

16:43 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, questionable very weak visual detection

16:43 WA4LDU-JOE: WW8II cw no detect

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU start , 0, 0, 0, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: K0AWU cw no detect

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX start 0,0, 0, 0, 1min ??det visual, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 439

16:47 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW not heard, only several dots lined up slightly below WW8II's dots. Both not likely valid signal

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SSB Reports:
16:34 WA4LDU-JOE:W4DEX SSB peaked at S8 and then faded in and out of noise, Clint SSB S7 then faded in and out

16:34 W4DEX-DEX: WA4LDU SSB S6 with QSB to S1

16:35 W4DEX-DEX: WA4AC SSB S5 QSB to S1, Clint was in and out

16:39 WA4LDU-JOE: QSB is too strong and too frequent to have an SSB QSO




Friday, July 1, 2022

01 July 2022
*1*


16:21 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 96, A index 5, K index 1

16:31 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1600 was GOES 16 128nt and GOES 17 112nt

16:32 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1600ut was 351 km/s, PHI 255, Density 12.82p/cm3

CW Reports:
WW8II-BRUCE: 2minute CW WW8II 1640ut, K0AWU 1642, WY3T 1644

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START-- 0, 0, 0, 0, at 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, at END 0

16:42 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU start 0,0,0,0,1min 0, 0,0,0, EOT 045

16:44 WY3T-TIM: K0AWU cw no copy/detect

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: Wy3T start 0,0,0,0,1min 0, 0, 0,0, EOT 0

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: WY3T -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

W4DEX-Dex:  WW8II CW no signal detected
                          K0AWU CW no signal detected
                          WY3T CW could hear but no copy, good visual detection

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SSB Reports:
None






Thursday, June 30, 2022

30 June 2022
*1*

16:21 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 92 A-index 6 K-index 1

16:24 WW8II-BRUCE: lots of lightning in the Gulf and central FL from Orlando to Miami

16:25 WW8II-BRUCE: solar activity not much currently a B 1.4 NO D layer absorption noted

Unusually good signals on the short paths today.



CW Reports:
WW8II-BRUCE: 2 Min CW WW8II 1640, WY3T 1642, W4DEX 1644

16:42 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:42 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW no signal detected

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: WW8II cw no detect

16:43 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not heard, weak but positive visual detection

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T no copy, fair trace in spec lab

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T start 0,0,0,0,1min 0,0,0,0, EOT 0

16:45 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T start 0, 0, 0, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0 EOT 0

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 569 with slight QSB

16:46 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 599+10 at best some qsb good day for locals bout time

16:46 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T no signal seen

16:50 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX NO signal seen

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SSB Reports:
16:32 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB nice S7 peaks, very little QSB noticed

16:33 W4DEX-DEX: WA4LDU SSB S3 peak

16:34 WY3T-TIM: Hearing no SSB here

16:36 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB peaking S7

16:36 WA4LDU-JOE: KP2AE was s5 briefly, then faded. W4DEX was s7 but now faded to noise

16:40 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB peaking S9....been a long time since I've seen that

16:53 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB peaking S9+10 on peaks, QSB to S3. All local signals way above average.





Wednesday, June 29, 2022

29 June 2022
*?*

Solar wind
speed: 468.4 km/sec
density: 5.75 protons/cm3

X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: B2 1227 UT Jun29
24-hr: B6 0219 UT Jun29

Sunspot number: 71

10.7 cm flux: 96 sfu

Planetary K-index
Now: Kp= 2 quiet
24-hr max: Kp= 3 quite



CW Reports:
W4DEX-DEX: W4DEX 2min CW at 1640

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 589-529 some deep qsb 

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 SSB Reports:
16:33 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB good signal peaking S6 with typical QSB

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB, Still good copy except for some close QRN





Tuesday, June 28, 2022

28 June 2022
*1*

Solar wind
speed: 543.7 km/sec
density: 5.18 protons/cm3

X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: B2 1511 UT Jun28
24-hr: C1 1843 UT Jun27

Sunspot number: 32

10.7 cm flux: 98 sfu

Planetary K-index
Now: Kp= 1 quiet
24-hr max: Kp= 3 quiet


CW Reports:
W4DEX-DEX: CW 2 min.....WY3T 1640, W4DEX 1642

16:41 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW 329 copy at mid-point, best heard in a while

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T cw 329 first minute then faded to noise... good trace in spec lab first minute then faded away

16:43 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 589-549 some qsb not much qrn

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 569 with slight QSB... strong trace in spec lab

16:45 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect - still getting too much noise from corona arcing from somewhere that increases the noise floor by 10-12 db. It usually goes away with a heavy rain, which we have not had lately.

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SSB Reports:
16:36 W4DEX-DEX: WA4LDU SSB Nice S5 peaks with typical fades but so far Q5 copy

16:37 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB S3 peaks with QSB into the noise

16:37 WY3T-TIM: No SSB heard here





Monday, June 27, 2022

27 June 2022
*1*

Solar windspeed: 543.2 km/sec
density: 1.11 protons/cm3

X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: B4 1616 UT Jun27
24-hr: B6 2227 UT Jun26

Sunspot number: 33

10.7 cm flux: 102 sfu

Planetary K-index
Now: Kp= 1 quiet
24-hr max: Kp= 4 unsettled





CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: KGØVL 1640, WY3T 1642, W4DEX 1644

16:42 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:42 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW no signal detected

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: KG0VL cw no detect

16:43 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not heard, weak visual detection

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from WY3T

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T cw WY3T cw 219 first minute then faded into noise, good trace in spec lab

16:45 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 579-529 much qrn local thunderstorms today

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 559 strong QSB 2nd minute

16:46 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from W4DEX

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SSB Reports:
16:30 KP2AE-JOE: wa4ldu SSB 54 here

16:31 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX SSB is very weak here, in and out of noise

16:31 WY3T-TIM: Hearing no SSB here

16:35 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB S5 peaks with QSB into noise

16:36 W4DEX-DEX: WA4LDU SSB S5 peaks with QSB into the noise




Sunday, June 26, 2022

26 June 2022
*1*

Solar wind
speed: 669.9 km/sec
density: 3.05 protons/cm3

X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: B6 2227 UT Jun26
24-hr: C2 0812 UT Jun26

Sunspot number: 31

10.7 cm flux: 108 sfu

Planetary K-index
Now: Kp= 4 unsettled
24-hr max: Kp= 5 storm

Interplanetary Mag. Field
Btotal: 6.51 nT
Bz: -4.45 nT south


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: KGØVL 1640, WY3T 1642

16:42 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from WY3T

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Saturday, June 25, 2022

25 June 2022
*0*

Solar wind speed: 410.8 km/sec
density: 4.16 protons/cm3


X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: C1 1402 UT Jun25
24-hr: C1 1402 UT Jun25

Sunspot number: 60

10.7 cm flux: 115 sfu

Planetary K-index Now: Kp= 2 quiet
24-hr max: Kp= 3 quiet


Interplanetary Mag. Field
Btotal: 12.97 nT
Bz: -8.40 nT south


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: KGØVL 1640, K5HFG 1642

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: KG0VL cw no detect

16:42 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL NO signal detect

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: K5HFG cw no detect

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from Don K5HFG

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Friday, June 24, 2022

24 June 2022
*0*

16:20 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 121, A-index 10, K-index 1

16:26 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar activity Not much Max C3.7 yesterday in (303 currently B 5.1 MINOR 1-2db D layer absorption

16:51 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @1627 UT 407 km/s, PHI 353, Density 3.25p/cm3

16:51 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers 109.3 nt and 98.2nt


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: WW8II 1640, KGØVL 1642, K5HFG 1644, WY3T 1646, W4DEX 1648

16:42 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:42 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW no signal detected, that's rare
          WW8II-BRUCE: I have an AMP issue power went to less than 1/2 power,                Will trouble shoot later

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from WW8II

16:44 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL 4, 5, 7, 7, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0, The first min may have been the BCB interference  ????

16:45 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, a few questionable visual bits at the right freq

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1minb 0, 0, 0, 0,. EOT 0

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from K5HFG

16:46 WY3T-TIM: K5HFG cw no copy/detect

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0-, EOT 0

16:48 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from WY3T

16:50 K5HFG-DON: NO signals detected here today

16:50 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:50 KG0VL-JEFF: Nothing heard from W4DEX

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not heard, questionable visual detection

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SSB Reports:
16:29 WW8II-BRUCE: I just called QRZ for 1 min no response heard

16:36 W4DEX-DEX: No SSB heard

16:37 WW8II-BRUCE: Same here NO SSB just noise

16:38 WY3T-TIM: No SSB heard here




Thursday, June 23, 2022

23 June 2022
*0*


Solar wind
speed: 461.3 km/sec
density: 7.70 protons/cm3


X-ray Solar Flares
6-hr max: C4 1120 UT Jun23
24-hr: C4 1120 UT Jun23

Sunspot number: 80

Solar 10.7 cm flux: 139 sfu


Planetary K-index
Now: Kp= 2 quiet
24-hr max: Kp= 3 quiet


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: KGØVL 1640, K5HFG 1642, W4DEX 1644

16:42 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW no signal detected

16:43 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG no signal detected

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: No copy from K5HFG

16:46 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 579-419 deep qsb not a good day for locals

16:46 K5HFG-DON: NO signals detected here today.

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: Nothing heard from W4DEX

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SSB Reports:
16:32 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB Q4 copy about half the time

16:37 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB briefly peaked S5 but most of the time poor copy