28 Jul 2015
Sunspot number is 53 (K=3) but 10m propagation remains "poor". There was early Es on 10m and 6m which bodes well for nearer DX. 4X1RF (3519km) was copying me on 6m WSPR before breakfast. I think this is some form of E layer propagation, although I have grave doubts it is classic multi-hop Es.