Forecast: Auroral activity will be high. Weather permitting, highly active auroral displays will be visible overhead from Barrow to Bethel, Dillingham and Ketchikan, and visible low on the horizon from King Salmon.
Forecaster Comments: A large solar event occurred near the central part of the sun on August 2, 2011. Effects of this flare are expected to arrive at Earth on the evening of August 3, 2011 Greenwich Time. We are forecasting high auroral activity for the night of 3/4 August, and perhaps the next night also.