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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 17/1040Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Fri, 17 Apr 2020, 10:45
10:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Apr 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 10:33 UTC, 17/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200417/1040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/422
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 17/1040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0140 E12755 - N0116 E12704 - N0018
E12618 - N0149 E12553 - N0158 E12645 - N0144 E12755 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1640Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12756 - N0104
E12600 - N0210 E12558 - N0143 E12756
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2240Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12754 - N0139
E12754 - N0126 E12611 - N0225 E12617
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0440Z SFC/FL070 N0139 E12755 - N0126
E12611 - N0225 E12618 - N0144 E12755
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELIITE IMAGERY
EXT WSW. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
MENADO 17/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200417/1640Z

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Dukono volcano
Complex volcano 1185 m (3,888 ft)
Halmahera (Indonesia), 1.68°N / 127.88°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)

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