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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: RESIDUAL VA FM 20180109/2243Z ERUPTION.

Thursday Jan 11, 2018 17:30 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 17:26 UTC, 11/01/18 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20180111/1725Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/009

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM 20180109/2243Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 11/1725Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL310 N5239 E17403 - N5600 W17954 - N5644 W17301
- N5544 W17308 - N5454 W17920 - N5219 E17549 - N5239 E17403 MOV
SSW 15KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/2325Z SFC/FL310 N5139 E17436 - N5454 E17913
- N5609 W17518 - N5506 W17500 - N5401 W17958 - N5106 E17557 -
N5139 E17436.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/0525Z SFC/FL310 N5046 E17538 - N5408
E17925 - N5530 W17537 - N5438 W17545 - N5327 W17935 - N5027
E17647 - N5046 E17538.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1125Z SFC/FL310 N5020 E17632 - N5356
W17952 - N5455 W17624 - N5406 W17622 - N5308 W17912 - N5020
E17805 - N5020 E17632 - N5020 E17632.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA SIGNAL PRSTS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY THOUGH IS
SOME WKNG OF SIGNAL IS EVIDENT. LARGE LOW S OF PADU STEERING VA MOVEMENT
TO THE SSW AND MAY BEGIN DRIFTING MORE S OR SE IN COMING HRS.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180111/2325Z

JAM JAN 2018 AAWU

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