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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 TO FL190 MOV TO ENE AT 04/0450Z.

Wednesday Oct 04, 2017 05:45 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 05:15 UTC, 04/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171004/0515Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/505
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION TO FL190 MOV TO ENE AT 04/0450Z.
OBS VA DTG: 04/0515Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WINDS
SFC/FL100 190/05KT FL100/190 250/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1115Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1715Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/2315Z NOT AVBL
RMK: GROUND OBSERVER REPORTS ERUPTION TO FL190, VA CLOUD OBS
ON WEBCAM. VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6HRS. WINDS FROM
MEDAN 04/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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