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

Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL180 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 12/2010Z

Sat, 12 May 2018, 20:15
20:15 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 12 May 2018
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 12 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 20:09 UTC, 12/05/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180512/2008Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/7
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VOLCAT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL180 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 12/2010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0530 E14824 - S0535 E14825 - S0537
E14822 - S0536 E14816 - S0530 E14816 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0210Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0810Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1410Z NO VA EXP
RMK: BRIEF EMISSION OBSERVED ON SAT IMAGERY, ERUPTION IS NOT
ONGOING. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 12/1950Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180513/0210Z

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