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Chikurachki Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA AT 20220201/1730Z FL100 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 01/1730Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Tue, 1 Feb 2022, 18:15
18:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano on  1 Feb 2022
Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano on 1 Feb 2022
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 01/02/22 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220201/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: CHIKURACHKI 290360
PSN: N5019 E15528
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 1781M
ADVISORY NR: 2022/6
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20220201/1730Z FL100 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 01/1730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N5024 E15527 - N5009 E15629 - N4953 E15626 -
N5015 E15524 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/2330Z SFC/FL110 N5001 E15852 - N4939 E15852 -
N4918 E15745 - N4928 E15627 - N4958 E15638
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0530Z SFC/FL100 N5036 E16016 - N5000 E16039 -

N4926 E15736 - N5010 E15719
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20220202/0000Z=

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Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Chikurachki volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Chikurachki volcano
stratovolcano 1816 m / 5,958 ft
Paramushir Island (Kuril Islands), 50.33°N / 155.46°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5) Chikurachki volcano eruptions:
2022, 2016, 2015, 2008, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2002, 1986, 1973, 1964, 1961, 1958, 1853-59
Typical eruption style
strombolian & effusive
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