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Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL100 MOV ESE AT 11/1250Z.

Sun, 11 Nov 2018, 13:30
13:30 PM |
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 11 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 11 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 13:20 UTC, 11/11/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181111/1320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/45
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL100 MOV ESE AT 11/1250Z.
OBS VA DTG: 11/1320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0532 E14823 - S0530 E14826 - S0528
E14830 - S0533 E14845 - S0540 E14840 - S0537 E14829 MOV SE
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1920Z SFC/FL100 S0551 E14907 - S0527
E14912 - S0517 E14956 - S0601 E14954
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0120Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0720Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION OBSERVED ON RGB SATELLITE IMAGERY;
CURRENTLY PARTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON OBS PLUME MOVEMENT AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ERUPTION
APPEARS TO BE DISCRETE. VA EXPECTED TO MOV TO E AND
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6-12 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181111/1920Z

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