|I. Introduction :
Indian RWC issues a daily message at 1500 hrs IST every day consisting of actual observations obtained during the previous 24-36 hours and a forecast on solar and geophysical conditions valid for the following 1 or 2 days.
This consolidated message based on the information received from different centers is made available to users by e-mail or fax. In addition special forecasts are issued on abnormal geophysical conditions, e.g. Geomagnetic storms. Special forecasts are also provided during nationally coordinated scientific programs.
II. Outgoing Messages :
RWC -India, New Delhi, issues a daily message at 0930 UT containing solar geophysical observations made on the previous day and a forecast for the following 24-48 hours. This message is broadcast daily on IMD on 14 MHz [day time] and 7 MHz [night time] at hourly intervals. Special warnings on abnormal Magnetic conditions are also issued.
III. Format of Daily Messages will be as follows :
* To : Daily Message to IMD at 1500 IST, * From: RWC, Radio & Atmospheric Sciences Division, National Physical LaboratoryY, New Delhi, * CC To : NHEC, INDIAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT, NEW DELHI-110003
1. RELATIVE SUNSPOT NUMBER
2. 10.7 CM SOLAR FLUX
3. GEOMAGNETIC Ak INDEX
3.1. EXPECTED SOLAR ACTIVITY
3.1. EXPECTED GEOMAGNETIC CONDITIONS
4. Other Details.
For Further Details, Kindly Contact
Dr. A.K Upadhayaya, Ms. Ruby Madawat,