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Old 11-01-2008, 02:14 PM
 
Location: Alaska
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Hey Rance, how was the wedding? I bet it was beautiful!
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Old 11-01-2008, 09:24 PM
 
Location: Naptowne, Alaska
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It was awesome. I should have pictures on my photoblog by this coming Wednesday. Any lights tonight?
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Old 11-01-2008, 09:27 PM
 
Location: South Dakota
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I don't believe they are forecasted for this night...but one could hope
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Old 11-01-2008, 09:35 PM
 
Location: South Dakota
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Here are a couple more sites I've found that are helpful in keeping an eye out on the sky...


Part of the GEDDS website - the Allsky Realtime Image display:
GEDDS Allsky Image Display

The latest North cap oval location:
OVATION - Latest North Cap Oval Location
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Old 11-02-2008, 12:10 AM
 
Location: Vancouver, Canada
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has anyone here ever seen nacreous clouds anywhere in Alaska? If so...where and what time of year? Here's one from McMurdo, Antarctica in September 2003.

http://photolibrary.usap.gov/Portscr...APgovMidThumbs

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Old 11-02-2008, 12:15 AM
 
Location: South Dakota
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No...but I'd like to. Winter seems a good time of year to keep an eye out for them
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Old 11-02-2008, 12:25 AM
 
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Those clouds are really cool, Nephler!
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Old 11-02-2008, 12:33 AM
 
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has anyone here ever seen nacreous clouds anywhere in Alaska? If so...where and what time of year? Here's one from McMurdo, Antarctica in September 2003.

Antarctic Photo Library
Occasionaly, over a few peaks in the Chugach when the Chinooks are really blowing.
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Old 11-02-2008, 09:29 AM
 
Location: Nome
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Well I see there was some aurora activity between midnight and 4 am. Hope you were able to see and capture some pictures of it.
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Old 11-03-2008, 09:09 AM
 
Location: South Dakota
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We have a sunspot and it is growing! Now all we need is a sunfart!!
SpaceWeather.com -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids

They are forecasting good chances of the Aurorae by Thursday...possibly Wednesday.

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