Thursday, September 13th 2012, 6:41 AM EDT
I picked up this report today from SolarHam.net
Quite a bit happening on the Sun this morning. Not only is departed Sunspot 1564 putting on a show off the western limb, a large prominence is also located in the northern hemisphere.
This period according to Piers Corbyn was put in as an "R3", again I must stress that this was from a forecast from nearly two weeks ago and he may have underestimated this period...more to follow.
PAGASA on Typhoon Karen: Don't go out to sea in eastern PHL...As tropical cyclone Karen (Sanba) intensified into a typhoon, state weather forecasters on Thursday cautioned residents in eastern Philippines not to go out to sea...click link for more
See below "power up" display from TropicalStormRisk.com from yesterday and today
Image by SDO.