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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL190 MOV SSW LAST OBS 20/0120Z

Thursday Jul 20, 2017 01:45 AM |

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

FVAU0510 at 01:42 UTC, 20/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170720/0140Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/394
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL190 MOV SSW LAST OBS
20/0120Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/0140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0259 E09814 - N0254 E09813 - N0254
E09819 - N0304 E09827 - N0310 E09831 - N0311 E09825 MOV SW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0740Z SFC/FL190 N0228 E09750 - N0215
E09758 - N0212 E09814 - N0220 E09828 - N0242 E09830 - N0231
E09813
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1340Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1940Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO 3500M ABOVE SUMMIT. HEIGHT AND
FCST BASED ON VONA 20/0039Z, HIMAWARI-8 20/0120Z IMAGERY,
MEDAN 19/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE AFTER T+6.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170720/0740Z

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