Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV E AT 22/1450Z OBS VA DTG: 22/1535Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Fri, 22 Mar 2019, 15:45
15:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 Mar 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 15:32 UTC, 22/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190322/1535Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/258
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV E AT 22/1450Z
OBS VA DTG: 22/1535Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0143 E12748 - N0136 E12750 - N0127
E12815 - N0145 E12923 - N0245 E12916 - N0247 E12814 MOV E
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/2135Z SFC/FL060 N0143 E12748 - N0239
E12816 - N0222 E12909 - N0130 E12918 - N0122 E12830 - N0136
E12750
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/0335Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12750 - N0124
E12815 - N0128 E12907 - N0207 E12901 - N0232 E12829 - N0144
E12749
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/0935Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12749 - N0145
E12749 - N0218 E12851 - N0143 E12909 - N0103 E12851
RMK: WEAK VA DETECTION ON RGB IMAGERY FOR LAST 2HRS MOVING
EAST. PLUME HEIGHT LOWERED TO FL060, LOW CONFIDENCE IN OBS
TO NE. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST FROM SAT IMG, MENADO 22/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE, HOWEVER POOR MODEL PERFORMANCE
LOWERS FCST CONFIDENCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190322/2135Z

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