Space Weather ALERT: Type IV Radio emission possible major eruption

SpaceWeather
Issue Time: 2015 Aug 27 1224 UTC

ALERT: Type IV Radio Emission
Begin Time: 2015 Aug 27 1133 UTC

Description: Type IV emissions occur in association with major eruptions on the sun and are typically associated with strong coronal mass ejections and solar radiation storms.

AIA 304 Image of the Sun 8/27/15

AIA 304 Image of the Sun 8/27/15

This post compiled using data gathered from NOAA and NASA.

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