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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL110 FROM SMALL ERUPTION AT 18Z EXT TO SE.

Wednesday Mar 21, 2018 00:30 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 00:18 UTC, 21/03/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180321/0014Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/97
INFO SOURCE: HIMIWARI 8 AND LOCAL OBSERVATION
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL110 FROM SMALL ERUPTION
AT 18Z EXT TO SE.
OBS VA DTG: 20/2352Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 S1515 E16745 - S1545 E16745 - S1615
E16800 - S1600 E16845 - S1515 E16800 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0552Z SFC/FL110 S1545 E16745 - S1630
E16800 - S1600 E16900 - S1515 E16800 - S1515 E16745
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1152Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1752Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA REPORTED FROM LOCAL OBSERVATION AND WEBCAM. NOW
DISCERNIBLE ON HIMIWARI-8 SATELLITE IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, NOUMEA 20/11Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE. VA NOT EXPECTED BY +12HR UNLESS ANOTHER
ERUPTION OCCURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180321/0614Z=

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