CME IMPACT: A minor geomagnetic storm was already in progress during the early hours of  Feb. 19th when a CME struck Earth's magnetic field. The impact revved-up the storm and sent Northern Lights spilling across the Canadian border into the United States.   Visit for updates and images of the display.

DID YOU MISS THE SHOW? Subscribers to's aurora-alert system did receive late-night text messages on Feb. 18-19 stating that a geomagnetic storm was underway.  You can sign up for these alerts at (text) or (voice). 

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