Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT NW AT 10/2100Z OBS VA DTG: 10/2130Z

Sun, 10 Sep 2017, 21:45
21:45 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 10 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 10 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:31 UTC, 10/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170910/2130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/283
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT NW AT 10/2100Z
OBS VA DTG: 10/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0552 E15453 - S0525 E15430 - S0533
E15419 - S0601 E15446 - S0610 E15512 - S0607 E15513 MOV NW
15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0330Z SFC/FL070 S0520 E15421 - S0548
E15406 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0930Z SFC/FL070 S0517 E15423 - S0552
E15405 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1530Z SFC/FL070 S0523 E15422 - S0605
E15411 - S0611 E15513 - S0607 E15514
RMK: VA OBS EXT NW. VA HEIGHT AND FCTS MOVEMENT DERIVED FROM
HIMAWARI-8 10/2100Z VIS IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170911/0330Z

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