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Lewotolo volcano
stratovolcano 1423 m / 4,669 ft
Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, -8.27°S / 123.51°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Lewotolo volcano eruptions:
2012, 1951, 1920, 1899, 1864, 1852, 1849, 1819, 1660
Typical eruption style:
Explosive

Lewotolo volcano news:

Lewotolo Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MULTILEVEL ERUPTION TO FL100 MOV W AND FL500 MOV SE to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Mon, 30 Nov 2020, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Lewotolo volcano on 30 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Lewotolo volcano on 30 Nov 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 00:02 UTC, 30/11/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201130/0002Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LEWOTOLO 264230
PSN: S0816 E12330
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1423M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/19
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: MULTILEVEL ERUPTION TO FL100 MOV W AND
FL500 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 30/0002Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0822 E12338 - S0840 E12227 - S0828
E12008 - S0625 E12052 - S0809 E12343 MOV NW 10KT SFC/FL500
S1105 E12152 - S0950 E12701 - S1544 E12920 - S1743 E12331
MOV SE 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/0602Z SFC/FL100 S0837 E12334 - S0828
E12207 - S0721 E12222 - S0731 E12335 - S0808 E12406
SFC/FL500 S0918 E12540 - S1457 E12818 - S1701 E12405 - S1120
E12147
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/1202Z SFC/FL100 S0833 E12323 - S0745
E12307 - S0709 E12344 - S0702 E12427 - S0822 E12438
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/1802Z SFC/FL100 S0822 E12324 - S0803
E12320 - S0730 E12330 - S0732 E12439 - S0824 E12445
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY AT FL100 MOV W. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE TO FL500 HOWEVER PRESENCE OF S02 MOV SE MAY
IMPLY VA, EXP TO DISSIPATE 6-12 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND MOV
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM VONA AT 29/0200Z AND DISPERSION
MODELLING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20201130/0300Z=

Previous news
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 15:53
Incandescent avalanches from Lewotolo volcano reaching the sea (image: @huk_too/twitter)
After the vigorous vulcanic explosion today, the activity of the volcano continues at high strombolian activity from the summit vent. ... read all
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 08:23
The powerful eruption from Lewotolo volcano this morning (image: PVMBG)
The activity of the volcano continues at high levels. As we mentioned in the last update, the renewed activity began on 27 November characterized by continuing ash emissions. ... read all

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