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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: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO FL160 AT 20/0330Z.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017, 04:45
04:45 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 04:43 UTC, 20/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170120/0445Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/37
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO FL160 AT
20/0330Z.
OBS VA DTG: 20/0445Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 110/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1045Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1645Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/2245Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 2500M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
EXPECTED TO MOVE TO NW AT 15KTS. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATED
WITHIN 6 HOURS. WINDS BASED ON MEDAN 20/0000Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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