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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL100 REPORTED AT 14/2355Z

Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 00:30
00:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 15 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 15 Aug 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 00:13 UTC, 15/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200815/0013Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/25
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL100 REPORTED
AT 14/2355Z
OBS VA DTG: 15/0013Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL100 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0613Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1213Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1813Z NOT AVBL
RMK: GROUND REPORT WITH PICTURE OF ONGOING ERUPTION TO 400M
ABOVE SUMMIT. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO MET CLOUD OBSCURING AREA. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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