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

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 15:49 GMT

Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL090 MOV WSW AT 26/1450Z.

Sat, 26 May 2018, 15:15
15:15 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 26 May 2018
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 26 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 15:12 UTC, 26/05/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180526/1515Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/22
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL090 MOV WSW AT 26/1450Z.
OBS VA DTG: 26/1515Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S0531 E14821 - S0537 E14821 - S0538
E14816 - S0535 E14814 - S0532 E14815 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/2115Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0315Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0915Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS MOV WSW AS A DISCRETE ERUPTION. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, IR TEMPERATURE AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180526/2115Z

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