GEOMAGNETIC STORM: A solar wind stream hit Earth during the late hours of Feb. 4th, sparking a G2-class (Kp=6) geomagnetic storm. Sky watchers in Scandinavia, Russia, Canada, Alaska and perhaps even northern-tier US states such as Maine, Minnesota and Wisconsin, should be alert for auroras on Friday night. The best time to look is during the hours around local midnight.
[Source: Space Weather.com]
At 09.25 UTC I worked 4Z5NX/QRP Shimon from Tel Aviv, Israel on 14060 KHz with both 5 watts. A good start for the Saturday.