Solar activity remained low. Region 2257 (N07W29, Dki/beta) produced the
largest event of the period, a C9/1n at 09/0817 UTC. Newly numbered
active group near N09E11 was numbered as Region 2260 as a Dao/beta
group. All other active regions were largely inactive and unremarkable.
No Earth-directed CMEs were observed during the period.
Solar activity is expected to be low with a chance for an M-class flare
(R1-R2/Minor-Moderate) with a slight chance for an X-class flare
(R3-Strong) mainly from Regions 2253, 2257, and 2259 during the
next three days (09-11 Jan).