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Sunday, April 14, 2024

14 April 2024
*2*

16:26 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 161, A-index 5, K-index 1

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 16, 121nt, GOES 18, 114nt

16:47 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1640ut 354km/s, PHI 2, Density 0.46p/cm3




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

16:41 W4DCL-CARROLL: W4DEX CW 589 at S9

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

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

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:44 W4DCL-CARROLL: K0AWU nothing heard. S5 noise floor here

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, weak visual 1st min then into the noise. returning slightly during last minute

16:46 W4DCL-CARROLL: WW8II nothing heard

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II -- START 0, 0, 0, 0, at 1 MIN 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, at END det --- Very weak detections but stronger the last 30sec

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SSB Reports:
16:33 W4DEX-DEX: W4DCL SSB 52

16:33 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 52, no skywave detected

16:34 WW8II-BRUCE: NO SSB detected today

16:38 W4DCL-CARROLL: k4cso S9 +10 here in Thomasville

16:38 W4DCL-CARROLL: W4DEX S9 over S5 noise

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Saturday, April 13, 2024

13 April 2024
*2*

16:27 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 152. A-index 6, K-index 1

16:52 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 16 111nt, GOES 18, 106nt

16:53 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1640ut 418km/s, PHI 164, Density 0.74p/cm3


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, AB4AM 1642, WY3T 1644, K5HFG 1646, KGØVL 1648, WW8II 1650

16:42 KW4DE-DARRELL: W4DEX cw 599 with light qsb fluctuations

16:42 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0 strange NO signal detected tried 3 different antennas

16:42 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:42 AB4AM-ROB: W4DEX no copy/detect

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 539 steady today

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: no CW heard, very bright visual detection peaking 12db above the noise.

16:43 WY3T-TIM: AB4AM cw no copy/detect

16:44 KW4DE-DARRELL: AB4AM cw 339 for most of transmission today

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: AB4AM cw 119 in and out of noise - solid trace in Argo

16:44 K5HFG-DON: AB4AM Steady trace, no tone, Some quick QSB entire TX

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: AB4AM CW 329 copy on peaks, visual peaking 20 dB over noise

16:45 KG0VL-JEFF: AB4AM: no CW heard. Weak, but defined visual detection around 5db

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: AB4AM 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:46 K5HFG-DON: WY3T no detect

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T cw no copy - slight visual detection in Argo first minute only

16:46 KW4DE-DARRELL: WY3T cw 229 on best peaks, mostly at noise

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T NO signal detected

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: WY3T: no signal detected

16:46 AB4AM-ROB: WY3T no copy/detect

16:47 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not heard, one weak very brief visual peak

16:48 WY3T-TIM: K5HFG cw no copy/detect

16:48 WA4LDU-JOE: K5HFG cw no detect

16:48 KW4DE-DARRELL: K5HFG cw not heard today

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no singal detected

16:49 WA4LDU-JOE: KG0VL cw no detect

16:49 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, fair visual peaking 8 dB over noise

16:50 KW4DE-DARRELL: KG0VL cw not heard today

16:50 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:50 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:50 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL 3db, 0, 4db, 4db, 1 min 0, 0, 0, det, EOT 3-5db

16:50 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:51 AB4AM-ROB: K5HFG no copy/detect

16:52 K5HFG-DON: WW8II no detect

16:52 KW4DE-DARRELL: WW8II cw heard just above noise on several peaks 229 at best, generally in noise

16:52 AB4AM-ROB: KG0VL no copy/detect

16:52 WA4LDU-JOE: WW8II cw no detect

16:52 AB4AM-ROB: WW8II no copy/detect

16:52 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:52 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, very weak visual detection


16:54 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: weak CW carrier heard, bright visual detection peaking 24db above the noise. 

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SSB Reports:
16:32 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX ssb barely detectable

16:32 AB4AM-ROB: Called W4DEX SSB no copy

16:35 AB4AM-ROB: Called WA4LDU SSB no copy

16:36 WY3T-TIM: no SSB here

16:57 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 52

16:58 KW4DE-DARRELL: K4CSO ssb 55 at best today, generally about 75% copy

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Friday, April 12, 2024

12 April 2024
*2*

16:24 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 144, A-index 6, K-index 1

16:57 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 109nt, GOES 18 103nt

16:57 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1644ut 407km/s, PHI 129, Density 3.23p/cm3



CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: WY3T 1640, K5HFG 1642, KØAWU 1644, KGØVL 1646, WW8II 1648, WA1AC 1650

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: WY3T -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 K5HFG-DON: WY3T no detect

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T start 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T @ W4DEX 12 to 14 db quick QSB

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: WY3T: no signal detected

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 WY3T-TIM: K5HFG cw no copy/detect

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU det, 0, 0, det??, 1 min det, det, 0, 0, EOT

16:46 WY3T-TIM: K0AWU cw no copy/detect

16:46 K5HFG-DON: K0AWU no detect

16:48 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL START 19db, 18db, 19db, 20db, at 1 MIN 18db, 18db, 18-16db, 16-13db, at END 13-10db

16:48 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:48 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL 0, det??, det, 0, 1 min ??2db, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:48 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:49 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: 529 with fast QSB, good visual detection that peaked 30db above the noise.

16:50 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, 0, 0-det, 0-det, at 1 MIN 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, at END 0-det -- As yesterday, all detections are very weak.

16:50 K5HFG-DON: WW8II no detect

16:50 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:51 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: faint CW carrier heard, good visual detection that peaked 20db above the noise.

16:52 WA1AC-CLINT: I just sent a carrier and call sign first ever

16:56 WW8II-BRUCE: WA1AC not seen @ WW8II

16:56 KG0VL-JEFF: I do show a weak blip at 1653 slightly low in frequency

16:56 WW8II-BRUCE: WW8II was seen @ W4DEX 40db with fast shallow QSB

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SSB Receptions:
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Thursday, April 11, 2024

11 April 2024
*2*

16:54 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 16 109nt, GOES 18, 104nt


16:54 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1645ut 450km/s, PHI 113, Density 6.17p/cm3


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, WY3T 1642, K5HFG 1644, KØAWU 1646, KGØVL 1648, WW8II 1650

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 579 qsb not much SW poor day for locals

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 549 with QSB dips to noise

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, det, 0, 1min det, 0-2db, 2db?, det, EOT 0-3db

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: no CW heard, good visual detection, peaked 10db with QSB

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: WY3T -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 K5HFG-DON: WY3T no detect

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T NO signasl detected

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: WY3T: no signal detected

16:44 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:44 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T cw no detect

16:45 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not heard, questionable visual detection on loop, a bit better on vertical

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: K5HFG cw no detect

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

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, det??, 0, 0, 1 min det, 0, det-2db, det, EOT 0 my noise floor is real low to the SW direction

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:48 WY3T-TIM: K0AWU cw no copy/detect

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 3db, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:48 WA4LDU-JOE: K0AWU cw no detect

16:48 K5HFG-DON: K0AWU no detect

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:50 WA4LDU-JOE: KG0VL cw no detect

16:50 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL START 15db, 16db, 18db, 19db, at 1 MIN 19db, 18db, 17db, 15db, at END 15-10db

16:50 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:50 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL det??, det, det, 2-3db, 1 min det-2db, 2db, 3-5db, 2-4db, EOT 0

16:50 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, fair visual maybe 15 dB over noise among QRN spikes

16:52 WA4LDU-JOE: WW8II cw no detect

16:52 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:52 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, at 1 MIN 0, 0, 0, 0, at END 0db -- when detected the sig was VERY weak.

16:52 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, fair visual first min the deep fade recovering last 30 seconds

16:52 K5HFG-DON: WW8II no detect

16:52 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: 529-539 average with QSB. Peaked 32db above the noise.

16:53 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: having RX issues, not able to report

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SSB Reports:
16:33 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB weak, Q3 copy

16:33 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

10 April 2024
*2*

16:20 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 124, A -index 11, K-index 2

16:51 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640 GOES 16 112, GOES 18, 103nt

16:53 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1644ut 431km/s, PHI 123, Density 5.95p/cm3


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

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 KW4DE-DARRELL: W4DEX cw 599 with light qsb

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 579 some deep qsb fades little or no SW now poor day for locals

16:42 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, det2db, 1 min 0, 0-3db, det, dt-2db, EOT 0

16:42 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: no CW heard, good visual detection peaking 10db above the noise.

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 KW4DE-DARRELL: K5HFG cw no usable signal heard today

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:46 KW4DE-DARRELL: K0AWU cw not heard today

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:49 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: 569 at start, bright visual detection, loud copy. Some QSB, down to 559 by EOT. Signal peaked >40db above the noise.

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL 7db NO TONE, det-4db, det-4db, det, 1 min 0-7db,0-2db, det, det-2db, EOT 0

16:48 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL START 29db, 27db, 27-21db, 21-17db, at 1 MIN 17- 20db, 22db, 23-21db, 20db, at END 20db

16:48 KW4DE-DARRELL: KG0VL cw not heard today

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, very weak visual detection during last 30 seconds

16:50 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, 0, 0, det?, at 1 MIN 0-det, 0-det, det, det, at END 0db

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, good visual 15 dB over noise. QRM slid down freq a bit

16:50 KW4DE-DARRELL: WW8II no cw heard today

16:51 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: weak CW carrier heard, good visual detection. Peaked around 20db above the noise with fast QSB.

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SSB Reports:
16:32 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB very weak

16:35 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 54

16:37 W4DEX-DEX: WA1AC SSB 53

16:39 KW4DE-DARRELL: WA1AC, K4CSO, K4CSO all mostly q5 ssb today with some deep fades

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

09 April 2024
*2*

16:23 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 125, A-index 8, K-index 2

16:54 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 16, 102nt, GOES 18 95.1nt

16:55 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1642ut 448km/s, PHI 162, Density 5.62p/cm3



CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, WY3T 1642, K5HFG 1644, KØAWU 1646, KGØVL 1648, WW8II 1650

16:41 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy faint detection 1st min

16:42 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 599 some qsb good SW fair day for locals

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX det, 0, det, det, 1 min det??, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 KW4DE-DARRELL: W4DEX cw 599 with steady pulsing qsb at 1-2 sec intervals, odd

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: weak visual trace second minute only

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: WY3T -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 KW4DE-DARRELL: WY3T no usable cw heard today

16:44 K5HFG-DON: WY3T no detect

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

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: WY3T: no signal detected

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW not detected

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

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

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:46 KW4DE-DARRELL: K5HFG no signal heard today

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:47 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: 529-539 with QSB. Peaked 24db near start with some big signal dips.

16:47 WY3T-TIM: K0AWU cw no copy/detect

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:48 K5HFG-DON: K0AWU no detect

16:48 KW4DE-DARRELL: K0AWU cw not heard today

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:49 KW4DE-DARRELL: KG0VL cw no usable signal heard today

16:50 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL det-2db, 0, det, 3db, 1 min det-4db, 10db tone, 10db-3db, 5db, 7db weak tone, 8db EOT 5db

16:50 WY3T-TIM: KG0VL cw no copy/detect

16:50 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL START 10db, 10-15db, 15-8db, 8-0db, at 1 MIN det-9db, 10-12db, 10db, 10-13db, at END 10-2db

16:50 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, weak visual detection last 15 sec on both antennas

16:51: *** WA1NXC is now offline ***

16:51 KW4DE-DARRELL: WW8II cw not heard today

16:52 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, det?, 0, 0, at 1 MIN 0, det, 0-det, 0-det, at END det

16:52 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:52 K5HFG-DON: WW8II no detect

16:52 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, good visual peaks about 17 dB over noise, deep QSB

16:53 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: weak CW carrier heard, good visual detection and peaked around 22db

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SSB Receptions:
16:43 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB 54 peaks, quick deep QSB

16:43 W4DEX-DEX: WA1AC SSB 54

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