Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 25/2045Z

Fri, 25 Aug 2017, 20:45
20:45 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 20:42 UTC, 25/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170825/2045Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/266
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 25/2045Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0617 E15425 - S0610 E15513 - S0606
E15513 - S0554 E15425 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0245Z SFC/FL070 S0549 E15425 - S0622
E15424 - S0609 E15514 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0845Z SFC/FL070 S0549 E15425 - S0623
E15424 - S0610 E15513 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1445Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15425 - S0621
E15425 - S0609 E15513 - S0606 E15513
RMK: VA SEEN ON THE LATEST 25/2000Z VISIBLE SAT IMAGERY. VA
HEIGHT AND FCST MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND
CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170826/0245Z

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