Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV N AT 19/0220Z.

Fri, 19 May 2017, 03:15
03:15 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 03:04 UTC, 19/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/0300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/86
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL060 MOV N AT 19/0220Z.
OBS VA DTG: 19/0300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 S0518 E14834 - S0512 E14854 - S0457
E14853 - S0505 E14816 - S0520 E14823 - S0525 E14821 - S0533
E14822 - S0533 E14827 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0900Z SFC/FL060 S0532 E14824 - S0532
E14826 - S0518 E14834 - S0458 E14832 - S0459 E14804 - S0521
E14810
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1500Z SFC/FL060 S0532 E14825 - S0531
E14826 - S0502 E14812 - S0518 E14753
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/2100Z SFC/FL060 S0532 E14825 - S0531
E14826 - S0502 E14812 - S0519 E14752
RMK: VA TO FL150 HAS NOW DISSIPATED. AN ONGOING VA PLUME OBS
TO FL060 MOV N ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 VIS IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170519/0900Z

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Wed, 17 May 2017, 06:00
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 19 May an ash plume from Langila rose 4.6 km (15,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted almost 170 km WSW and dissipated. During 19-20 May ash plumes drifted N and NNW at 1.8 km (6,000 ft) a.s.l. ... Read all
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