Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 LAST OBS AT 20/0250Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wed, 20 Mar 2019, 05:00
05:00 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 W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 04:50 UTC, 20/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190320/0450Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/254
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 LAST OBS AT
20/0250Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/0450Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0146 E12756 - N0148 E12736 - N0136
E12726 - N0125 E12741 - N0137 E12758 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1050Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12758 - N0146
E12756 - N0148 E12736 - N0136 E12726 - N0125 E12741
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1650Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12757 - N0157
E12740 - N0142 E12721 - N0125 E12738 - N0136 E12758
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/2250Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12758 - N0136
E12757 - N0125 E12740 - N0142 E12721 - N0143 E12721 - N0159
E12741 - N0145 E12758
RMK: VA TO FL070 NOT DISCERNIBLE ON CURRENT SAT IMAGERY DUE
TO OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 AND EC MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST
DUE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190320/1050Z

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