Well, I don't know about the validity of WND, but . . .could this be an attempt at a False Flag event to take down our power grid, and gain complet control? I have heard of the plasma cloud, and they keep having these warnings off and on about the sun. I jusy wonder, nothing is as it seems is all I "feel in my gut" which is about as muh psychic ability as I have.

'Earth Will Have 15 Minutes To Protect Electronics' | Space

by F. Michael Maloof

WASHINGTON – Scientists around the globe are joining those in the United States in becoming alarmed at the possibility of a plasma cloud from a solar superstorm that could wipe out vast electronics networks, because they say Earth would have only a notice of about 15 minutes.