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Kerinci Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL150 OBS VA DTG: 31/0000Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Tue, 1 Jun 2021, 12:58
12:58 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 30 May 2021
Satellite image of Kerinci volcano on 30 May 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 23:53 UTC, 30/05/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210531/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/2
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL150
OBS VA DTG: 31/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 160/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/0600Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1200Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/1800Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 700M ABV SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND MOV
BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news

Wed, 26 May 2021, 06:00

Kerinci volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 26 May-1 June 2021 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that at 0614 on 31 May an ash plume from Kerinci rose 700 m above the summit and drifted NW, based on information from a ground observer. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to remain outside of the 3-km exclusion zone. ... Read all
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Kerinci volcano
Stratovolcano 3800 m / 12,467 ft
Sumatra (Indonesia), -1.7°S / 101.27°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5) Kerinci volcano eruptions:
1838, 1842, 1874(?), 1878, 1908-09, 1921, 1923, 1936, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1960, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969-70, 1971(?), 1990, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001-02, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Typical eruption style

Frequent moderate explosive eruptions.


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