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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: ERUPTION OBSERVED ON WEBCAM IMAGERY TO FL140 AT 29/1025Z.

Friday Sep 29, 2017 10:45 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 10:44 UTC, 29/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170929/1045Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/500
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION OBSERVED ON WEBCAM IMAGERY TO
FL140 AT 29/1025Z.
OBS VA DTG: 29/1045Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/1645Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/2245Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/0445Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD;
HOWEVER, VA SEEN ON WEBCAM. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN
6 HOURS. WINDS ARE LIGHT AND VARIABLE. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON MEDAN 29/0000 SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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