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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
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 REPORT ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 21/0848Z.

Tuesday Mar 21, 2017 09:15 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 09:04 UTC, 21/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170321/0905Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/164
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL150 AT
21/0848Z.
OBS VA DTG: 21/0905Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 270/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1505Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/2105Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0305Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 2300M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GRND REPORT, MEDAN 21/0000Z
SOUNDING AND US-GFS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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