Solar Flares reported just now on CNN
The news anchor said power grids could be interrupted (or destroyed), satellites knocked out, which mean there could be major life interruptions. Imagine if vehicles wouldn't run, phones wouldn't work, there is no electricity, water and sewage systems fail, and policing, court systems, and government absolutely dependent on technology, failing.
It is possible. To hear a warning, even a gentle one, on CNN, is major.
[This] gets more of my immediate attention. But, if the puppeteers of the US Government knew something was coming, they would plan for them, not us. We to them, are expendable.