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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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Explosive
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: GROUND REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL110 MOV NW AT 08/1517Z.

Friday Sep 08, 2017 16:15 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 16:01 UTC, 08/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170908/1600Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/474
INFO SOURCE: MWO JAKARTA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: GROUND REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL110 MOV NW
AT 08/1517Z.
OBS VA DTG: 08/1600Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL110 110/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2200Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0400Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1000Z NOT AVBL
RMK: JAKARTA MWO REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL110. VA CURRENTLY
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO METEOROLOGICAL CLOUD.
VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GRND REPORT AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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