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Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 23/2020Z OBS VA DTG: 23/2045Z

Wed, 23 Aug 2017, 20:45
20:45 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 23 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 23 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 20:43 UTC, 23/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170823/2045Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/258
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW AT 23/2020Z
OBS VA DTG: 23/2045Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0623 E15408 - S0647 E15426 - S0638
E15440 - S0609 E15515 - S0604 E15513 - S0614 E15422 MOV SW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0245Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15411 - S0641
E15426 - S0609 E15515 - S0604 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0845Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15415 - S0548
E15414 - S0638 E15417 - S0609 E15515 - S0604 E15515
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/1445Z SFC/FL070 S0549 E15418 - S0637
E15421 - S0609 E15515 - S0604 E15515
RMK: VA VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY MOVING SW. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND EC/JMA/US GFS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170824/0245Z

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