Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20210617/0540Z STRONG STROMBOLIAN ACTIVITY to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Thu, 17 Jun 2021, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Toulouse warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX01 at 05:58 UTC, 17/06/21 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210617/0558Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/165
INFO SOURCE: INGV VONA, SAT DATA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20210617/0540Z STRONG STROMBOLIAN
ACTIVITY
OBS VA DTG: 17/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N3745 E01457 - N3718 E01530 - N3706 E01506 -
N3745 E01457 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1200Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1800Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0000Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: SUCCESSIVE SPORADIC ASH EMISSIONS ON GOING
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

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