Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:

Krakatau Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL050 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 02/0920Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Fri, 2 Jul 2021, 10:00
10:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  2 Jul 2021
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 2 Jul 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 09:45 UTC, 02/07/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210702/0950Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/3
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL050 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 02/0920Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S0604 E10528 - S0605 E10529 - S0615
E10519 - S0620 E10504 - S0621 E10455 - S0614 E10455 - S0608
E10514 MOV SW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1520Z SFC/FL050 S0604 E10528 - S0607
E10529 - S0618 E10508 - S0620 E10456 - S0611 E10454 - S0606
E10459 - S0604 E10516
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2120Z SFC/FL050 S0606 E10528 - S0616
E10511 - S0620 E10457 - S0609 E10454 - S0602 E10455 - S0604
E10527
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0320Z SFC/FL050 S0607 E10528 - S0616
E10514 - S0621 E10457 - S0601 E10456 - S0603 E10528
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA PLUME SEEN ON VIS SATELLITE IMAGERY
EXTENDING SW FROM THE SUMMIT. VA HEIGHT ESTIMATED. MOVEMENT
BASED ON CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210702/1550Z=

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