Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE LOW-LEVEL VA ERUPTION AT 14/1510Z TO FL120 MOV S.

Sat, 14 Apr 2018, 16:30
16:30 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 14 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 14 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 16:19 UTC, 14/04/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180414/1615Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/3
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE LOW-LEVEL VA ERUPTION AT 14/1510Z
TO FL120 MOV S.
OBS VA DTG: 14/1615Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S0530 E14827 - S0539 E14831 - S0546
E14829 - S0544 E14821 - S0530 E14823 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/2215Z SFC/FL120 S0614 E14837 - S0633
E14843 - S0635 E14817 - S0616 E14820
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0415Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1015Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION DETECTED ON HIMAWARI-8 14/1510Z RGB IMAGERY
MOV S. ERUPTION APPEARS TO HAVE NOW CEASED, HOWEVER AREA IS
INTERMITTENTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON MODEL WIND GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180414/2215Z

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