Langila volcano news and eruption updates (Papua New Guinea):

Langila Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 OBS 22/0700Z MOV NW to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Sat, 22 Aug 2020, 07:30
07:30 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 07:15 UTC, 22/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200822/0715Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/6
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 OBS
22/0700Z MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 22/0715Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 S0533 E14825 - S0531 E14818 - S0517
E14757 - S0505 E14809 - S0527 E14826 - S0531 E14827 MOV NW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/1315Z SFC/FL060 S0533 E14825 - S0509
E14736 - S0451 E14754 - S0530 E14827
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1915Z SFC/FL060 S0533 E14825 - S0511
E14737 - S0453 E14750 - S0516 E14819 - S0531 E14827
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/0115Z SFC/FL060 S0533 E14825 - S0503
E14742 - S0447 E14802 - S0530 E14828
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 OBSERVED ON HIMAWARI-8
SATELLITE IMAGERY ON 22/0700Z MOVING NW. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200822/1315Z

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