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

Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION OBS TO FL080 MOV WSW OBS VA DTG: 17/1250Z

Thu, 17 May 2018, 13:00
13:00 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 17 May 2018
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 17 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 12:46 UTC, 17/05/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180517/1250Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/10
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION OBS TO FL080 MOV WSW
OBS VA DTG: 17/1250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0530 E14819 - S0538 E14818 - S0538
E14815 - S0533 E14814 - S0530 E14816 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1850Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0050Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0650Z NO VA EXP
RMK: BRIEF VA EMISSION OBS ON SAT IMAGERY, ERUPTION IS NOT
ONGOING. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 17/1220Z
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN
6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180517/1850Z

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