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Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: RESIDUAL VA FM EARLIER ERUPTIONS. to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Tue, 17 Aug 2021, 18:00
18:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage 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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAK22 at 17:56 UTC, 17/08/21 from PAWU
VAAAK2
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20210817/1800Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/010

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM EARLIER ERUPTIONS.

OBS VA DTG: 17/1800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5346 E17016 - N5215 E17020 - N5137 E16552
- N5254 E16610 - N5346 E17016 MOV SE 10KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/0000Z SFC/FL170 N5320 E17058 - N5148 E17116
- N5056 E16704 - N5219 E16641 - N5320 E17058.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0600Z SFC/FL170 N5244 E17123 - N5120
E17205 - N5024 E16753 - N5157 E16725 - N5244 E17123 - N5244
E17123.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1200Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: VA SIGNAL OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. AREA ENCOMPASSES MULTIPLE
VA PLUMES MOVING FROM NW TO SE.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210818/0000Z

BL AUG 2021 AAWU

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Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update: extrusive eruption continues at high levels

Glowing rockfalls continue at high levels at Shiveluch volcano, captured on 11 August (image: Y. Demyanchuk/volkstat.ru)
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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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