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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 11/0928Z

Wednesday Apr 11, 2018 09:45 AM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 11 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 11 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 09:38 UTC, 11/04/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180411/0938Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/178
INFO SOURCE: SAT IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 11/0928Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S1530 E16745 - S1745 E17430 - S1500
E17445 - S1500 E16745 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1528Z SFC/FL160 S1500 E17445 - S1500
E16745 - S1530 E16745 - S1745 E17430
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/2128Z SFC/FL160 S1445 E17515 - S1500
E16745 - S1530 E16745 - S1800 E17500
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0328Z SFC/FL160 S1445 E17515 - S1500
E16745 - S1530 E16745 - S1800 E17500
RMK: ASH CLEARLY VISIBLE IN SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
ESTIMATED FROM MODEL GUIDANCE. ASH FURTHEST EAST APPEARS TO
BE THINNING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180411/1538Z

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Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 10 Apr 2018
Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  9 Apr 2018
Monday, Apr 09, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 08, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  8 Apr 2018
Sunday, Apr 08, 2018
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