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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: ERUPTION TO FL140 AT 15/0123UTC OBS VA DTG: 15/0220Z

Thursday Dec 15, 2016 02:30 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 02:19 UTC, 15/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161215/0220Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/387
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION TO FL140 AT 15/0123UTC
OBS VA DTG: 15/0220Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 285/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0820Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1420Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/2020Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 1800M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. ASH
EXPECTED TO MOVE SSE AT 10 KTS AND DISSIPATE WITHIN NEXT 6
HOURS. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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