Support the Arctic Sea Ice Forum and Blog

Author Topic: AMSR2 and SSMI(F/15) show no data updating today on JASMES?????  (Read 2517 times)

Frivolousz21

  • Nilas ice
  • Posts: 1814
  • Live in Belleville, IL..15 miles SE of St. Louis.
    • View Profile
  • Liked: 520
  • Likes Given: 5


http://kuroshio.eorc.jaxa.jp/JASMES/WC.html



I was worried about a possible amsr2 breakdown which would be tragic but I noticed SSMI has not updated either so maybe it's a Jaxa issue.

Anyone know?
I got a nickname for all my guns
a Desert Eagle that I call Big Pun
a two shot that I call Tupac
and a dirty pistol that love to crew hop
my TEC 9 Imma call T-Pain
my 3-8 snub Imma call Lil Wayne
machine gun named Missy so loud
it go e-e-e-e-ow e-e-e-e-e-e-blaow

crandles

  • Young ice
  • Posts: 2712
    • View Profile
  • Liked: 157
  • Likes Given: 53
Re: AMSR2 and SSMI(F/15) show no data updating today on JASMES?????
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2014, 04:35:09 PM »
A guess only but:

http://spaceweather.com/
Quote
CHANCE OF FLARES: NOAA forecasters estimate a 60% chance of M-class flares and a 30% chance of X-flares on June 12th. The likely shource is sunspot AR2087, which has already produced three major eruptions since June 10th and is turning toward Earth.
...
INCOMING CME: The double X-flare of June 10th may have produced a geoeffective CME after all. At first it appeared that Earth was outside the line of fire, but a closer look at the CME reveals an Earth-directed component.

sounds like it might cause satellites to be put in a safe mode. But maybe the timing isn't quite right.