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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL150 MOV E AT 12/0120Z.

Thursday Jan 12, 2017 07:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 07:10 UTC, 12/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170112/0710Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/21
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL150 MOV E AT 12/0120Z.
OBS VA DTG: 12/0710Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 270/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1310Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1910Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/0110Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA FROM EARLIER ERUPTION HAS NOW DISSIPATED. NO OTHER
INFORMATION SOURCES INDICATE FURTHER ERUPTIONS. ADVISORY
TERMINATED. WINDS BASED ON MEDAN 12/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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