Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 05/2020Z.

Sat, 5 Aug 2017, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  5 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 5 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 20:54 UTC, 05/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170805/2100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/229
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 05/2020Z.
OBS VA DTG: 05/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0614 E15450 - S0629 E15501 - S0608
E15515 - S0606 E15513 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0300Z SFC/FL070 S0605 E15449 - S0630
E15455 - S0610 E15514 - S0606 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0900Z SFC/FL070 S0604 E15449 - S0625
E15449 - S0610 E15514 - S0605 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1500Z SFC/FL070 S0604 E15449 - S0625
E15449 - S0610 E15514 - S0606 E15514
RMK: VA OBS MOV TO THE SW ON THE LATEST HIMAWARI-8 VIS
IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT
AND EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170806/0300Z

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