This morning the sun ejected a X5-class solar flare towards the Earth. Goddard Space Weather Lab experts believe the CME will reach Earth on March 8th 0625 UT (+/- 7 hrs) Experts also believe that this CME could cause strong to severe geomagnetic storms. They said sky watchers at ALL LATITUDES should be alert for auroras. From the last statement I would recommend to all viewers that it maybe a good idea to try to find a dark place to view the aurora.  Currently we are having a snow storm here in Fairbanks Alaska. The forecast is calling for cloudy or partly cloudy skies for the rest of the week. If there is a strong aurora we maybe able to see it between a break in the clouds. More news to come soon. -Troy

JFHenderson822 - Thu 21 Oct - 21:38

Thanks for getting the cam back up Troy. I mostly use Mozilla and so far it appears to be working good.

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Myra - Sun 17 Oct - 04:41

So pretty

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 23:00

Chrome is the problem right now. Try Firefox or safari. I’m waiting on a solution from tech support

AKPaeony - Sat 16 Oct - 22:34

Troy, I switched to Chrome and it's still squished version? Hope they have a solution. The Free version is fine with no blank spaces.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 21:05

Ok the issue is with chrome. Im currently waiting for them to contact me with a solution. So for the short term you can use another browser to view the cam.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 19:40

ok so i know the stream size issue is related to the google chrome browser. Im not sure yet how to fix it

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 18:42

stream should be back online. Im trying to fix its size now

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 18:17

working on the camera. it will be on in off for the next few

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 11:14

Ok someone sent me a photo. I’m heading out of the house to help my mom. Tonight I’ll fix it. I think I have a setting wrong.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 11:14

Ok someone sent me a photo. I’m heading out of the house to help my mom. Tonight I’ll fix it. I think I have a setting wrong.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 10:10

Can you take a photo and email it fo me?

AKPaeony - Fri 15 Oct - 23:29

Hi Troy! I'm glad you got the camera back online. I did refresh the page & got the camera view. What I see is a squished version of the image in the middle. There is large blank spots on either side of the rectangle. Hope this helps.

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:59

ok the Aurora image and the live camera are back online. If you get the "Event Ended" message you will need to reload the page. Please let me know if you are having problems. I'm testing new software so I'm not yet if it will work for everyone.

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:49

sadly its very cloudy right now so not that great of a view

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

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