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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: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL150 MOV ENE.

Tuesday Aug 01, 2017 01:45 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 01:30 UTC, 01/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170801/0128Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/429
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL150 MOV ENE.
OBS VA DTG: 01/0128Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 220/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0728Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1328Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1928Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 2000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND 31/1200Z SOUNDING. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE IN THE NEXT 6 HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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