Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20201221/0909Z STRONG EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY OBS VA DTG: 21/0940Z

Mon, 21 Dec 2020, 10:00
10:00 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Toulouse (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX01 at 09:57 UTC, 21/12/20 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201221/0956Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/44
INFO SOURCE: INGV VONA, WEBCAM, SAT IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20201221/0909Z STRONG EXPLOSIVE ACTIVITY
OBS VA DTG: 21/0940Z
OBS VA CLD: FL100/220 N3745 E01500 - N3730 E01445 - N3800 E01445 -
N3745 E01500 - N3745 E01500 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1540Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/2140Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0340Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: VA IDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY BUT VA CLOUD HEIGHT IS NOT GIVEN
BUT ESTIMATED WITH SAT IMAGERY
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20201221/1100Z=

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Wed, 16 Dec 2020, 06:00
INGV reported that strong activity at Etna's Southeast Crater (SEC) included fountaining and lava flows on 21 December. Tremor amplitude had gradually increased on 20 December but weather conditions prevented visual observations. During the morning of the 21st Strombolian activity occurred at three vents. ... Read all
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