Manam volcano news and eruption updates (New Guinea):

Manam Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL150 EXT TO SE.

Wed, 20 Mar 2019, 15:45
15:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Mar 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 15:29 UTC, 20/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190320/1530Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/63
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL150 EXT TO SE.
EST VA DTG: 20/1530Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0407 E14459 - S0446 E14545 - S0421
E14610 - S0356 E14547 - S0401 E14459 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/2130Z SFC/FL150 S0402 E14459 - S0357
E14547 - S0421 E14610 - S0447 E14546 - S0407 E14458
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0330Z SFC/FL150 S0407 E14458 - S0447
E14545 - S0422 E14610 - S0357 E14547 - S0402 E14458
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0930Z SFC/FL150 S0407 E14458 - S0400
E14500 - S0357 E14548 - S0421 E14609 - S0447 E14545
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ERUPTION IS EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING.
GROUND OBSERVATION INDICATES INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190320/2130Z

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