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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 05/2304Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Fri, 5 Feb 2021, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  5 Feb 2021
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 5 Feb 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 23:04 UTC, 05/02/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210205/2304Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/3
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 05/2304Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0129 E12738 - N0115 E12734 - N0124
E12724 - N0130 E12738 MOV SW 05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0504Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1104Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1704Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE
IMAGERY LAST OBS AT 05/2240Z. ERUPTION EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 6HRS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI SATELLITE
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210206/0504Z=

Previous news

Wed, 3 Feb 2021, 06:00
PVMBG reported that during 3-9 February gray-and-white ash plume from Ibu rose 200-800 m above the summit and drifted in multiple directions. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to stay at least 2 km away from the active crater and 3.5 km away on the N side. ... Read all
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