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Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 06/2010Z.

Sun, 6 Aug 2017, 21:00
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  6 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 6 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 20:57 UTC, 06/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170806/2100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/233
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 06/2010Z.
OBS VA DTG: 06/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0615 E15432 - S0635 E15438 - S0618
E15501 - S0608 E15515 - S0606 E15513 - S0610 E15455 MOV SW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0300Z SFC/FL070 S0609 E15426 - S0638
E15433 - S0609 E15515 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0900Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15425 - S0634
E15431 - S0609 E15515 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1500Z SFC/FL070 S0606 E15514 - S0557
E15429 - S0631 E15431 - S0609 E15515
RMK: VA OBS MOV TO THE SW ON THE LATEST HIMAWARI-8 VIS
IMAGERY; HOWEVER, EXTENT OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT AND EC
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170807/0300Z

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