Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20210720/0339Z NO ASH CLOUD IS PRODUCED OBS VA DTG: 20/1300Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tue, 20 Jul 2021, 13:00
13:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Toulouse warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX01 at 12:55 UTC, 20/07/21 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210720/1254Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/239
INFO SOURCE: INGV VONA, WEBCAMS, SAT IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20210720/0339Z NO ASH CLOUD IS PRODUCED
OBS VA DTG: 20/1300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N3745 E01536 - N3742 E01711 - N3638 E01554 -
N3730 E01518 - N3745 E01536 MOV SE 10KT FL200/340 N3745 E01533 -
N3909 E01641 - N3918 E01856 - N3742 E01711 - N3745 E01533 MOV NE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1900Z SFC/FL200 N3854 E01851 - N3909 E02115 -
N3703 E01826 - N3703 E01624 - N3854 E01851 FL200/300 N4127 E02203 -
N4051 E02354 - N3909 E02115 - N3854 E01848 - N4127 E02203
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0100Z SFC/FL250 N3745 E01918 - N4212 E02445 -
N4133 E02627 - N3718 E02012 - N3745 E01918
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0700Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION HAS CEASED. THE LOWEST CLOUD IS MAINLY COMPOSED OF
ASH, WHILE THE SECOND ONE IS MOSTLY COMPOSED OF SO2, WITH FEWER ASH.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210720/1800Z=

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