Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS EXTD 60NM TO SSE OBS VA DTG: 09/0120Z

Tue, 9 May 2017, 01:30
01:30 AM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  9 May 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 9 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 01:16 UTC, 09/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170509/0120Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/138
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS EXTD 60NM TO SSE
OBS VA DTG: 09/0120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0626 E15503 - S0708 E15512 - S0702
E15525 - S0603 E15515 - S0603 E15505 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0720Z SFC/FL070 S0657 E15447 - S0703
E15519 - S0602 E15517 - S0603 E15505
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1320Z SFC/FL070 S0706 E15443 - S0707
E15516 - S0606 E15517 - S0605 E15507
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1920Z SFC/FL070 S0610 E15502 - S0706
E15515 - S0647 E15550 - S0603 E15515
RMK: HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 09/0040Z AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170509/0720Z

Previous news

Wed, 3 May 2017, 06:00
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 7-9 May ash plumes from Bagana rose to altitudes of 2.1-3 km (7,000-10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted over 110 km SE, SSE, and S. ... Read all
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