Topic:  X-ray flux at GOES-16 exceeded M5 levels

Date/Time Issued: May 03, 2022 1416Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: Unknown 
Date/Time Initial Impact:  1323Z

Date/Time of Expected End:  TBD

Length of Event: TBD

Details/Specifics of Change:  The Space Weather Duty Forecaster has issued the following statement:

At 03/1323 UTC the X-ray flux at GOES-16 exceeded M5 levels. The flare peaked at X1 at 03/1325 UTC, triggering R3 (Strong) radio blackouts on the NOAA Scale.

Contact Information for Further Information: ESPC Operations at and 301-817-3880

Web Site(s) for Applicable Information: N/A

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