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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL160 AT 01/1847Z.

Wednesday Feb 01, 2017 19:30 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 19:29 UTC, 01/02/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170201/1930Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/52
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL160 AT 01/1847Z.
OBS VA DTG: 01/1930Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 320/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0130Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0730Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1330Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 2500M ABOVE SUMMIT MOV SSE.
VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. WINDS BASED ON GROUND
REPORT, MEDAN 01/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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