Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT NW AT 21/2030Z OBS VA DTG: 21/2100Z

Wed, 21 Jun 2017, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Jun 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Jun 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 20:52 UTC, 21/06/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170621/2100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/203
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT NW AT 21/2030Z
OBS VA DTG: 21/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0610 E15512 - S0608 E15514 - S0557
E15502 - S0545 E15435 - S0557 E15426 - S0609 E15427 - S0605
E15458 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0300Z SFC/FL070 S0519 E15431 - S0604
E15408 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0900Z SFC/FL070 S0519 E15431 - S0604
E15407 - S0611 E15513 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1500Z SFC/FL070 S0519 E15431 - S0605
E15407 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15514
RMK: V OBS MOV TO NW, FAR W OF PLUME OBSC BY MET CLOUD. VCA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST MOVEMENT DERIVED FROM HIMAWARI-8
21/2030Z VIS IMAGERY AND MODAL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170622/0300Z

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Wed, 21 Jun 2017, 06:00
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 22 and 25 June ash plumes from Bagana drifted NW at an altitude of 2.1 km (7,000 ft) a.s.l. ... Read all
Wed, 14 Jun 2017, 06:00
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 14 June an ash plume from Bagana drifted W at an altitude of 2.1 km (7,000 ft) a.s.l. No ash was identified in inages later that day. ... Read all
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