Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 23:45 GMT

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA OBS TO FL050 AT 17/0120Z OBS VA DTG: 17/0200Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Sun, 17 May 2020, 02:15
02:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 May 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 01:59 UTC, 17/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200517/0200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/546
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA OBS TO FL050 AT 17/0120Z
OBS VA DTG: 17/0200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N0139 E12755 - N0130 E12635 - N0204
E12637 - N0144 E12755 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0800Z SFC/FL050 N0138 E12755 - N0133
E12633 - N0214 E12638 - N0144 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1400Z SFC/FL050 N0139 E12755 - N0133
E12634 - N0214 E12638 - N0144 E12755
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/2000Z SFC/FL050 N0139 E12754 - N0140
E12634 - N0217 E12644 - N0144 E12755
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY, WITH
PLUME NEAR VOLCANO OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA HEIGHT LOWERED
TO FL050 BASED ON IR TEMP OF 19C AT 2330Z. FCST MOV BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200517/0800Z

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