CHICAGO (Fox 32 News) - It's possible that millions of Americans will be able to see the aurora borealis ("Northern Lights") on Sunday night.
The federal Space Weather Prediction Center said that the Northern Lights should be visible in New England, upstate New York, Michigan, northern Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North and South Dakota, and Montana.
That means people in Chicago, Minneapolis, Detroit, Albany and Boston could all see the aurora borealis.
The best chance for seeing the lights will be from 10 p.m. Sunday to 1 a.m. Monday CT.
Charged particles (coronal mass ejection) from the solar flare will reach the earth Sun. Auroras possible Sun night New England-Great Lakes pic.twitter.com/Nq03C2gFN8— NWS Eastern Region (@NWSEastern) July 14, 2017