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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: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL160 MOV W AT 27/0623Z.

Wednesday Sep 27, 2017 07:00 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 06:49 UTC, 27/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170927/0650Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/495
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL160 MOV W AT
27/0623Z.
OBS VA DTG: 27/0650Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 090/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1250Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1850Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/0050Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
GROUND REPORT TO 2500M ABOVE SUMMIT MOV WEST. WINDS BASED ON
MODEL GUIDANCE AND GROUND REPORT. IF THE SITUATION CHANGES
THE ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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