Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR DISCRETE ERUPTION OF VA TO FL080 OBS VA DTG: 09/1807Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Tue, 9 Mar 2021, 18:15
18:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  9 Mar 2021
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 9 Mar 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 18:07 UTC, 09/03/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210309/1807Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/42
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR DISCRETE ERUPTION OF VA TO FL080
OBS VA DTG: 09/1807Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0309 E09826 - N0251 E09759 - N0302
E09751 - N0313 E09825 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0007Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0607Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1207Z NO VA EXP
RMK: MINOR DISCRETE ERUPTION OF VA OBSERVED ON RGB IMAGERY
MOVING SW. VA IS EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AMD MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210310/0007Z=

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