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Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: WEAK VA OBS TO FL070 MOV E AT 01/2220Z.

Tue, 2 May 2017, 04:00
04:00 AM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on  1 May 2017
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 1 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 23:06 UTC, 01/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170501/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/55
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK VA OBS TO FL070 MOV E AT 01/2220Z.
OBS VA DTG: 01/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0530 E14825 - S0532 E14824 - S0537
E14831 - S0539 E14834 - S0534 E14840 - S0530 E14835 MOV E
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0510Z SFC/FL070 S0530 E14823 - S0533
E14823 - S0540 E14838 - S0527 E14842 - S0526 E14826
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1110Z SFC/FL070 S0532 E14822 - S0535
E14824 - S0534 E14833 - S0525 E14837 - S0520 E14823
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1710Z SFC/FL070 S0535 E14822 - S0535
E14828 - S0522 E14836 - S0519 E14819
RMK: WEAK VA EMISSION OBS MOVING TO E. WINDS ARE LIGHT AND
VRB SO LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST. VA HEIGHT AND MOVMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND ACCESS/JMA MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170502/0510Z

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