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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS MINOR VA EMISSIONS TO FL100 EXT SSE

Wednesday Mar 08, 2017 01:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  8 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 8 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 00:59 UTC, 08/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170308/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/135
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS MINOR VA EMISSIONS TO FL100 EXT
SSE
OBS VA DTG: 08/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N0300 E09824 - N0303 E09829 - N0313
E09823 - N0311 E09819 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0700Z SFC/FL100 N0311 E09820 - N0250
E09828 - N0257 E09837 - N0313 E09823
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1300Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1900Z NO VA EXP
RMK: EMISSIONS OBSERVED ON WEBCAM AND SATELLITE MOV S. PLUME
NOT EXPECTED TO CONTINUE T+12 HOURS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 08/0040Z IMAGERY, MEDAN 07/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170308/0700Z

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