Merapi Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL100 MOV WSW AT 24/1010Z OBS VA DTG: 24/1020Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Sat, 24 Jul 2021, 10:45
10:45 AM | BY: VN
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 10:31 UTC, 24/07/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210724/1035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MERAPI 263250
PSN: S0733 E11027
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2968M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/16
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL100 MOV WSW AT 24/1010Z
OBS VA DTG: 24/1020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0732 E11027 - S0733 E11027 - S0744
E11011 - S0736 E11006 - S0732 E11015 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1620Z SFC/FL100 S0732 E11027 - S0734
E11027 - S0736 E11000 - S0722 E11000 - S0725 E11016
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/2220Z SFC/FL100 S0732 E11027 - S0733
E11027 - S0743 E11004 - S0729 E11001
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/0420Z SFC/FL100 S0732 E11027 - S0733
E11027 - S0746 E11007 - S0731 E11001
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION OBS TO FL100 EXTD WSW. HEIGHT
AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 24/1010Z SAT IMG AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210724/1635Z=

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