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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL190 TO SW AT 09/1920Z.

Thursday Feb 09, 2017 20:00 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 19:52 UTC, 09/02/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170209/1950Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/85
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL190 TO SW AT 09/1920Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/1950Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0259 E09759 - N0248 E09809 - N0309
E09831 - N0313 E09825 MOV SW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0150Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0750Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1350Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV SW. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 6 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY, MEDAN 09/1200Z AND MODEL WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170210/0150Z

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