Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NW OBS VA DTG: 18/1700Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sat, 18 Apr 2020, 17:00
17:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 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:

FVAU01 at 16:54 UTC, 18/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200418/1700Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/428
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 18/1700Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0138 E12754 - N0148 E12649 - N0235
E12709 - N0204 E12744 - N0143 E12756 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/2300Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12755 - N0146
E12704 - N0223 E12723 - N0209 E12753 - N0141 E12757
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0500Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12756 - N0138
E12728 - N0202 E12731 - N0211 E12754 - N0151 E12810
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1100Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12758 - N0140
E12737 - N0210 E12741 - N0211 E12803 - N0148 E12823
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELIITE IMAGERY
EXTD NW. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
MENADO 18/1200Z SOUNDING, AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE
IN FCST FROM T+6 DUE TO WEAK AND VARIABLE WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200418/2300Z

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