Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 OBS DRIFTING NE OBS VA DTG: 13/0340Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wed, 13 May 2020, 03:45
03:45 AM | 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 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 03:34 UTC, 13/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200513/0340Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/530
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 OBS DRIFTING NE
OBS VA DTG: 13/0340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0131 E12747 - N0140 E12740 - N0158
E12755 - N0151 E12809 - N0141 E12811 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0940Z SFC/FL070 N0124 E12758 - N0124
E12742 - N0132 E12733 - N0201 E12753 - N0158 E12816 - N0141
E12822
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1540Z SFC/FL070 N0150 E12809 - N0136
E12813 - N0117 E12745 - N0133 E12720 - N0153 E12728 - N0159
E12752
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/2140Z SFC/FL070 N0158 E12751 - N0148
E12813 - N0122 E12804 - N0129 E12720 - N0158 E12720
RMK: VA VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY MOVING SLOWLY TO NE. ERUPTION
ONGOING. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO
13/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST
DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200513/0940Z

Previous news

Tue, 12 May 2020, 08:20
Dukono volcano covered by clouds yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Today at 08:00 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded continuing emissions of gas, steam and white-gray ash from the active crater which reached approx. 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northeast and causes ash fall onto the volcano's slopes. ... Read all
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