Etna Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20210810/0931Z STRONG AND CONTINUOUS ASH EMISSION to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tue, 10 Aug 2021, 10:00
10:00 AM | 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 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX01 at 09:55 UTC, 10/08/21 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210810/0955Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: ETNA 211060
PSN: N3744 E01500
AREA: ITALY
SUMMIT ELEV: 3330M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/260
INFO SOURCE: VONA, INGV, WEBCAMS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20210810/0931Z STRONG AND CONTINUOUS ASH
EMISSION
OBS VA DTG: 10/0945Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N3745 E01457 - N3736 E01539 - N3708 E01509 -
N3745 E01457 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1545Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/2145Z NOT PROVIDED
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/0345Z NOT PROVIDED
RMK: ERUPTION HAS START AT 7:20 Z STRONG ASH EMISION IS STILL
ONGOING
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210810/1030Z=

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Mon, 9 Aug 2021, 14:26
Small pyroclastic flow from the lower eastern SE crater flank (image: Pippo Scarpinati via Alessandro Corsaro / facebook)
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Lava fountain at Etna this morning (image: Franca Fulle)
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