Manam Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV SW OBS 06/0010Z OBS VA DTG: 06/0040Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Sun, 6 Dec 2020, 00:45
00:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 00:40 UTC, 06/12/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201206/0040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/27
INFO SOURCE: HIMIWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV SW OBS 06/0010Z
OBS VA DTG: 06/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0403 E14502 - S0405 E14504 - S0429
E14458 - S0420 E14444 MOV SW 05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0640Z SFC/FL080 S0403 E14502 - S0405
E14504 - S0429 E14458 - S0420 E14443
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1240Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1840Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON VIS AND RGB SAT IMG. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 12 HOURS. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMIWARI-8 IMAGERY
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20201206/0630Z=

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Wed, 2 Dec 2020, 06:00
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 6 December an ash emission from Manam rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted SW. ... Read all
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