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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Tonight

Friday, February 5

MODERATE

Activity Level: 3.5/10
Early Aurora: 2.5/10
Overnight Aurora: 4.5/10
Peak Intensity: 5.0/10
Colour: Green
NOTE: Earth’s geomagnetic field will be mostly quiet with unsettled periods overnight. Peak activity is expected in the hours before and after local midnight. For the latest storm watch information visit www.northernlighthouse.ca and to watch the Northern Lights above Yellowknife in real time, check out AuroraMAX Live!
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CALM 2.5

MODERATE 3.5
MODERATE 4.5
ACTIVE 5.0

Long-Range Forecast

Saturday, February 6

MODERATE

Activity Level: 3.0/10
Early Aurora: 2.5/10
Overnight Aurora: 3.5/10
Peak Intensity: 4.5/10
Colour: Green

Sunday, February 7

MODERATE

Activity Level: 3.0/10
Early Aurora: 2.0/10
Overnight Aurora: 3.5/10
Peak Intensity: 4.0/10
Colour: Green

Monday, February 8

MODERATE

Activity Level: 3.0/10
Early Aurora: 2.0/10
Overnight Aurora: 4.0/10
Peak Intensity: 4.5/10
Colour: Green

Tuesday, February 9

MODERATE

Activity Level: 3.5/10
Early Aurora: 2.5/10
Overnight Aurora: 4.5/10
Peak Intensity: 5.5/10
Colour: Green
Astronomy North forecasts are updated daily before noon Mountain Time. This forecast of the conditions that cause auroras at 68° North magnetic latitude is developed using space weather data provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Forecasts are adjusted as solar and magnetic field conditions change. Activity Level: The anticipated level of auroral activity above northern latitudes from dusk until dawn. Levels are categorized as: Calm (0.0-2.5), Moderate (3.0-4.5), Active (5.0-6.5), and Active Storm (6.5-10.0). Peak Intensity: Refers to anticipated brightness and motion during peak activity. Other Forecasts: NOAA / Canada / Yukon / Edmonton / Alaska

 

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