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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO F110 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 24/0730Z to 11000 ft (3400 m)

Mon, 24 Aug 2020, 07:30
07:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 11000 ft (3400 m) altitude or flight level 110 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 07:27 UTC, 24/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200824/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/61
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO F110 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 24/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N0309 E09826 - N0300 E09718 - N0332
E09717 - N0312 E09826 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1330Z SFC/FL110 N0309 E09827 - N0255
E09717 - N0329 E09717 - N0312 E09827
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1930Z SFC/FL110 N0309 E09828 - N0253
E09716 - N0327 E09716 - N0313 E09828
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/0130Z SFC/FL110 N0309 E09828 - N0253
E09717 - N0327 E09716 - N0313 E09828
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON
VISIBLE IMG TO FL110 EXTENDING W. FORECAST AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY, PVGHM WEBCAM, AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200824/1330Z

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