Lewotolo volcano news:

Lewotolo Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VONA STATE ERUPTION TO FL080 AT 18/0956Z OBS VA DTG: 18/1030Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Wed, 18 Aug 2021, 11:00
11:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 10:55 UTC, 18/08/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210818/1050Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LEWOTOLO 264230
PSN: S0816 E12330
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1423M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/82
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM. HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VONA STATE ERUPTION TO FL080 AT 18/0956Z
OBS VA DTG: 18/1030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0818 E12332 - S0825 E12316 - S0806
E12317 - S0813 E12332 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1630Z SFC/FL080 S0814 E12333 - S0819
E12333 - S0831 E12301 - S0758 E12303
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2230Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0430Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 1000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA IS
EXPECTED TO DISIPATE WITHIN 3-6HRS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWAR-8 IMAGERY, GROUND REPORT AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210818/1650Z=

Previous news

Wed, 18 Aug 2021, 06:00
PVMBG reported that daily white, gray, and sometimes black plumes from Lewotolok rose 50-1,500 m above the summit and drifted SW, NW, and W during 18-24 August. Eruptive activity on 18 and 22 August generated an ash plume that rose 1 and 1.5 km above the summit, respectively, both of which drifted W. Material was ejected as far as 500 m SE on 18 August. ... Read all
Wed, 11 Aug 2021, 06:00
PVMBG reported that the Strombolian eruption at Lewotolok continued during 11-17 August. White, gray, and sometimes black plumes rose as high as 2 km above the summit and drifted S, NW, and W during 10-12 August. Incandescent lava was ejected 200-350 m radially on 10 August, accompanied by banging noises. ... Read all
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