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Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 31/2320Z

Mon, 31 Jul 2017, 23:30
23:30 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 31 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 31 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 23:16 UTC, 31/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170731/2320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/220
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 31/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616 E15442 - S0612
E15510 - S0608 E15513 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0520Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0617
E15442 - S0610 E15512 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1120Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616
E15442 - S0610 E15513 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1720Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616
E15442 - S0609 E15512 - S0607 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON THE LATEST VIS IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, IR TEMP OF 18 DEGREES
AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ALL MODELS AGREE ON WESTERLY MOV AT
FL070.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170801/0520Z

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