Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 11/2320Z to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Thu, 12 Aug 2021, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Aug 2021
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Aug 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 12/08/21 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210812/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/61
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5641 E16124 - N5628 E16124 - N5619 E16113 -
N5622 E16052 - N5642 E16120 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL190 N5639 E16122 - N5547 E16110 -
N5507 E16008 - N5520 E15922 - N5621 E16038
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1120Z SFC/FL180 N5639 E16122 - N5523 E16040 -

N5411 E15855 - N5409 E15728 - N5435 E15712 - N5503 E15833
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20210812/0600Z=

Previous news

Wed, 11 Aug 2021, 06:00
KVERT reported that a thermal anomaly over Sheveluch was identified in satellite images during 6-13 August. Gas-and-steam plumes containing some ash drifted 140 km SW during 7 and 9-12 August. On 11 August the Kamchatka Branch of Geophysical Services (KBGS; Russian Academy of Sciences) reported that the spine had crumbled and incandescent material descended the flanks. ... Read all
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