Northern Lights seen in North Portland

Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights have been visible in the Portland area due to an unusually powerful solar flairs on the sun. The geomagnetic storm is causing Northern Lights to move south. It’s been visible across the night sky in various unusual locations, thanks to clear conditions. The ideal combination of conditions to catch a glimpse of the vivid dancing lights in the night sky.

Northern Lights from Sauvie Island over the Columbia River
Northern Lights seen from Sauvie Island over the
Columbia River.

Photo by John Schumacher of St. Johns.