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Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE PUFFS TO FL060 MOV NW OBS VA DTG: 28/0010Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Fri, 28 Aug 2020, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
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 00:03 UTC, 28/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200828/0010Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/139
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE PUFFS TO FL060 MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 28/0010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0139 E12719 - N0146
E12728 - N0130 E12740 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/0610Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12739 - N0128
E12737 - N0142 E12724 - N0150 E12730 - N0146 E12738
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1210Z SFC/FL060 N0127 E12737 - N0141
E12725 - N0150 E12728 - N0147 E12738 - N0129 E12740
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/1810Z SFC/FL060 N0127 E12737 - N0140
E12725 - N0150 E12728 - N0148 E12738 - N0129 E12740
RMK: MINOR CONTINUOUS DISCRETE PUFFS SEEN ON VIS SATELLITE
IMAGERY MOV NW. HEIGHT ESTIMATED BY MATCHING CURRENT VA
MOVEMENT WITH MODEL WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200828/0610Z

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