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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: GROUND REPORT OF ERUPTION TO FL120 AT 29/0233Z MOV TO SW.

Thursday Dec 29, 2016 03:45 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 03:42 UTC, 29/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161229/0345Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/404
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: GROUND REPORT OF ERUPTION TO FL120 AT
29/0233Z MOV TO SW.
OBS VA DTG: 29/0345Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 240/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/0945Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/1545Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/2145Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM GROUND REPORT OF VA ERUPTION TO 1000M ABOVE
SUMMIT AT 29/0233Z. VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE IN SAT
IMAGERY AND WEBCAM DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 20 Dec 2016
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