Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20211221/1130Z FL120 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 21/1200Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tue, 21 Dec 2021, 12:30
12:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Dec 2021
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Dec 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 20 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:27 UTC, 21/12/21 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211221/1227Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/165
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20211221/1130Z FL120 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 21/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5637 E16118 - N5643 E16108 - N5650 E16114 -
N5644 E16125 MOV NW 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1800Z SFC/FL150 N5902 E15949 - N5656 E15913 -
N5658 E15830 - N5859 E15910
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0000Z SFC/FL160 N6058 E15739 - N5656 E15629 -

N5705 E15538 - N5856 E15531 - N6046 E15624
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20211221/1800Z=

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