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Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA AT 20210807/1320Z FL140 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 07/1320Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sat, 7 Aug 2021, 14:00
14:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Aug 2021
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Aug 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 20 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 13:49 UTC, 07/08/21 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210807/1349Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/48
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20210807/1320Z FL140 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 07/1320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N5648 E16123 - N5640 E16129 - N5614 E16054 -
N5620 E16046 MOV SW 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1920Z SFC/FL150 N5639 E16123 - N5541 E16119 -
N5423 E15927 - N5427 E15816 - N5502 E15841 - N5521 E15945
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0120Z SFC/FL140 N5643 E16123 - N5521 E16133 -

N5326 E15959 - N5232 E15713 - N5306 E15618 - N5351 E15838
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20210807/1800Z=

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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Shiveluch volcano eruptions:
1739(?), 1800(?), 1854 (Plinian eruption), 1879-83, 1897-98, 1905, 1928-29, 1930, 1944-50, 1964 (sub-Plinian, large dome collapse and debris flow), 1980-81, 1984, 1985, 1986-88, 1988, 1989 1990-94, 1997, 1998, 1999, 1999-ongoing
Typical eruption style
Highly explosive. Construction of lava domes and large pyroclastic flows caused by dome collapse. One of Kamchatka's largest and most active volcanoes.

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