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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 11/2153Z

Wednesday Apr 11, 2018 22:15 PM |

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

FVPS01 at 21:59 UTC, 11/04/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180411/2159Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/182
INFO SOURCE: SATELLITE IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 11/2153Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S1555 E16741 - S1600 E16915 - S1415
E16915 - S1425 E16640 MOV SE 15KT FL100/130 S1500 E17115 -
S1630 E17115 - S1800 E17630 - S1555 E17626 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0353Z SFC/FL150 S1345 E16915 - S1315
E16530 - S1530 E16715 - S1545 E16915 FL100/130 S1845 E17830
- S1615 E17900 - S1515 E17315 - S1700 E17300
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0953Z SFC/FL150 S1315 E16930 - S1300
E16445 - S1530 E16715 - S1545 E16915 FL100/130 S1545 W17900
- S1415 E17215 - S1630 E17215 - S1845 W18000
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1553Z SFC/FL150 S1530 E16715 - S1545
E16915 - S1315 E16930 - S1300 E16445 FL100/130 S1615 W17745
- S1445 E17145 - S1630 E17145 - S1915 W17900
RMK: ASH VISIBLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. ASH AREA IS ENLARGING
BUT ASH DENSITY IS REDUCING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180412/0359Z

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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 11 Apr 2018
Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 10 Apr 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  9 Apr 2018
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