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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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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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Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA FM 2017/1102/0459Z ERUPTION.

Friday Nov 03, 2017 06:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:01 UTC, 03/11/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171103/0550Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/199

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/GOES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FM 2017/1102/0459Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 03/0550Z

OBS VA CLD: FL190/FL240 N6624 W17943 - N6738 W17614 - N6452
W17009 - N6349 W17444 - N6624 W17943 - N6624 W17943 MOV E 40KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/1150Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1750Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/2350Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. A WK VA SIGNAL IS STILL OBSERVED IN SATELLIT
E
IMAGERY THOUGH IT IS FADING QUICKLY.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171103/1150Z

JAM NOV 2017 AAWU=

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