Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 11/2010Z OBS VA DTG: 11/2040Z

Mon, 11 Sep 2017, 20:45
20:45 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 20:36 UTC, 11/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170911/2040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/286
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 11/2010Z
OBS VA DTG: 11/2040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0556 E15441 - S0552 E15430 - S0601
E15428 - S0606 E15437 - S0609 E15512 - S0607 E15513 MOV NW
20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0240Z SFC/FL070 S0550 E15432 - S0602
E15428 - S0607 E15439 - S0610 E15513 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0840Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15433 - S0602
E15427 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1440Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15433 - S0602
E15428 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING NW. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND ACCESS-G MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170912/0240Z

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Based on analyses of satellite imagery and model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 11-12 September an ash plume from Bagana rose to an altitude of 2.1 km (7,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted NW. ... Read all
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