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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL130 MOV S AT 23/0440Z OBS VA DTG: 23/0500Z

Monday Oct 23, 2017 05:15 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 05:03 UTC, 23/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171023/0500Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/532
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL130 MOV S AT 23/0440Z
OBS VA DTG: 23/0500Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N0313 E09820 - N0308 E09819 - N0304
E09818 - N0305 E09827 - N0309 E09825 - N0313 E09823 MOV S
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1100Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1700Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/2300Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA FROM DISCRETE ERUPTION REPORTED MOV S, ALSO OBS IN
WEBCAM. ERUPTION NOT ONGOING AND VA EXPT TO DISSIPATE WITHIN
T+6 HRS. VA HEIGHT AND MOV BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
VONA, MEDAN 23/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171023/1100Z

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