Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NW OBS VA DTG: 18/2300Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sat, 18 Apr 2020, 23:00
23:00 PM | BY: VN
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 22:56 UTC, 18/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200418/2300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/429
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 18/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0139 E12754 - N0132 E12708 - N0215
E12718 - N0214 E12734 - N0142 E12756 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0500Z SFC/FL070 N0136 E12757 - N0138
E12731 - N0204 E12733 - N0211 E12754 - N0147 E12810
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1100Z SFC/FL070 N0134 E12756 - N0144
E12736 - N0211 E12742 - N0211 E12803 - N0149 E12815
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1700Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12747 - N0148
E12737 - N0210 E12739 - N0212 E12805 - N0147 E12810 - N0138
E12800
RMK: VA CLEARLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST VIS 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 20200419/0500Z

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