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

Langila volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL140 MOV SSW OBS VA DTG: 20/1830Z

Thu, 20 Dec 2018, 18:45
18:45 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 18:36 UTC, 20/12/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181220/1830Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/46
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VOLCAT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL140 MOV SSW
OBS VA DTG: 20/1830Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0536 E14824 - S0543 E14832 - S0550
E14827 - S0544 E14818 - S0529 E14815 - S0526 E14820 MOV S
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0630Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1230Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA EMISSION INITIATED AT 20/1720Z OBS ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY MOV SSW. ERUPTION APPEARS TO HAVE CEASED.
VA IS EXPECTED TO HAVE DISSIPATED WITHIN 6 HOURS. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 20/1810Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181221/0030Z

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