Topband: strange conditions
flood at ixi.net
Fri Feb 24 06:56:40 EST 2006
Eric Scace K3NA" wrote...
> It should be noted that, as sunrise approaches, QRN propagating from the
> newly sunlit sectors encounters high absorption. But this is routine
> quieting ... not the sudden or unusual quieting mentioned in the notes
> from Larry N7DD and Steve KK7UV.
I did not get to witness the onset or total duration of the quiet conditions
event I heard on Feb. 4, it was in progress as I turned the rig on. So I
have no idea how long it occurred beyond the 5 minutes or so I was listening
to as conditions returned to "normal" noise.
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