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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION OBS ON WEBCAM TO FL180 AT 02/0820Z

Monday Oct 02, 2017 08:30 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 08:28 UTC, 02/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171002/0830Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/504
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION OBS ON WEBCAM TO FL180 AT
02/0820Z
OBS VA DTG: 02/0830Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL180 240/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0230Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBSERVED ON WEBCAM, HOWEVER VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. ERUPTION IS NOT ONGOING
AND EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. ADVISORY WILL BE
UPDATED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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