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Solar storm to hit Thursday 7am ET 'ish

Discussion in 'Preparedness & Survival' started by ATCclears, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. ATCclears

    ATCclears Seattle area, WA Well-Known Member

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  2. Roxy2711

    Roxy2711 Vancouver, WA Member

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    I think this is the same level as the one that happened about a month ago... Nothing noticible happened then, but I will still unplug the computers and such before going to bed tonight ;)
     
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  3. skydiver

    skydiver Sandy,OR Well-Known Member

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    I'm putting my tin foil hat on!
     
  4. jimwsea

    jimwsea Vancouver, Washington state Active Member

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    At least our firearms aren't powered by microchips.
     
  5. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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    Yeah Iwll park my truck in the garage that is under the house, it will offer some ptrotection for the microchips in it.

    As said above I will unplug everything and other such items just in case.
     
  6. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    I will be killing all my neighbors tonight and stealing their weapons and food stores. Ya gotta be prepared!!!

    Just kidding!!!
     
  7. Mutoman

    Mutoman North Bend Active Member

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    I will be tin-foiling my house!
     
  8. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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    never thought of that great idea, maybe I can get my neighbors to help since time is short.
     
  9. sheepdip

    sheepdip Redland Well-Known Member

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    nothing different here
     
  10. ericb

    ericb Klamath Falls, OR Active Member

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    Skydiver, better wrap up your ballsack like a baked potato too, gotta protect the next generation.
     
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  11. Key-Hay

    Key-Hay North Carolina Active Member

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    Tin foil underwear. Protect family jewels.
     
  12. Roxy2711

    Roxy2711 Vancouver, WA Member

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    So did anyone notice anything? With the solar storm, I mean ;)
     
  13. Key-Hay

    Key-Hay North Carolina Active Member

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    I noticed we got a pretty nice day out of the deal. Takes that much gamma radiation to burn off Northwest clouds I guess.
     
  14. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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    My outside motion security lights did not come on when i took the trash out this morning like they should have, but when I backed my truck out of the grage it trigger them, I will have to try them a few times to see if the sensors were affected some how.
     
  15. MrNiceGuy

    MrNiceGuy between springfield and shelbyville Well-Known Member

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    At about 4am my phone was unable to get any cell reception at a place that I normally have 3-4 bars.

    It didnt last long, but I was a bit concerned until I remembered the about the storm.
     
  16. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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  17. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    Nay nay You Missed M......
     
  18. Key-Hay

    Key-Hay North Carolina Active Member

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    Hey theres an astroid coming that's gonna pass between the earth and communication satellites!!!
     
  19. parallax

    parallax eugene, or-gun Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    is it safe to take my tin foil hat off yet?
     
  20. ATCclears

    ATCclears Seattle area, WA Well-Known Member

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