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October 21st, 2014 Solar Flare

X-Class Solar Flare, 4th Major Eruption On The Sun This Week Detected

Someone sure upset the sun, because it’s throwing amazing amounts of radiation out in four solar flares this week, with an X3-class solar flare Friday.

10/24/2014

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VIDEO: Massive 1962 Storm Pummels West Coast, Delaying Giants Vs. Yankees World Series Game In San Francisco

Rain showers are likely Saturday as the San Francisco Giants face the Kansas City Royals in game four of the World Series, but it’ll be drops compared to the storm that pounded the Bay Area 52 years ago.

10/24/2014

Clouds pass over the San Francisco skyline on November 4, 2011 in Sausalito, California. The San Francisco Bay Area will see mostly cloudy skies that will lead to a chance of showers in the afternoon. Daytime highs will reach into the upper 50s. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Rain In Forecast; Weekend Showers Likely

The Bay Area was seeing mostly cloudy skies Thursday afternoon ahead of the possibility of wet weather for weekend if not sooner.

10/23/2014

An active region on the sun erupted with a mid-level flare, an M8.7 class, on Oct. 21, 2014, as seen in the bright light of this image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory. This image shows extreme ultraviolet light that highlights the hot solar material in the sun's atmosphere. Image Credit: NASA/SDO

Triple Massive Solar Flares Send Streams Of Radiation Toward Earth, Potentially Disrupting Radios And Navigation

A series of three massive solar flares over the past week has bathed Earth in higher than normal amounts of radiation, with the potential to temporarily black out radio communication and navigational equipment if the sun was hitting that part of the planet.

10/22/2014

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Overnight Rain System Moves Out For A Dry, Unseasonably Cool Giants Game Wednesday

It’s a wet start to Wednesday, but the overnight rain showers are now on the tail end of a system.

10/15/2014

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