Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 24/2110Z.

Sat, 24 Jun 2017, 22:00
22:00 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 24 Jun 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 24 Jun 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 21:45 UTC, 24/06/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170624/2145Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/206
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 24/2110Z.
OBS VA DTG: 24/2145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0558 E15500 - S0545 E15445 - S0611
E15436 - S0608 E15457 - S0611 E15513 - S0605 E15514 MOV NW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0345Z SFC/FL070 S0549 E15441 - S0612
E15436 - S0613 E15436 - S0610 E15513 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0945Z SFC/FL070 S0606 E15513 - S0549
E15442 - S0613 E15436 - S0610 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/1545Z SFC/FL070 S0549 E15442 - S0613
E15436 - S0611 E15512 - S0611 E15513 - S0606 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MNOVING NW. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND US-GFS
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170625/0345Z

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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
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