Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSION TO FL140 MOV NW. to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Tue, 4 Feb 2020, 01:15
01:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 01:07 UTC, 04/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200204/0110Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/28
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSION TO FL140 MOV NW.
OBS VA DTG: 04/0110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0808 E11255 - S0801 E11244 - S0756
E11249 - S0806 E11257 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0710Z SFC/FL140 S0809 E11255 - S0802
E11244 - S0802 E11244 - S0757 E11253 - S0806 E11258
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1310Z SFC/FL140 S0809 E11255 - S0803
E11243 - S0757 E11252 - S0807 E11258
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1910Z SFC/FL140 S0808 E11259 - S0809
E11253 - S0805 E11249 - S0759 E11256
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 400M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON H-8 IMAGERY, GRND REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW
CONFIDENCE IN FCST T+12HRS DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200204/0710Z

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