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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL160 MOV SSE OBS VA DTG: 05/0035Z

Sun, 5 Nov 2017, 00:45 00:45 AM |
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  5 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 5 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 00:31 UTC, 05/11/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171105/0035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/543
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL160 MOV SSE
OBS VA DTG: 05/0035Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0305 E09826 - N0300 E09825 - N0300
E09830 - N0306 E09834 - N0309 E09832 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0635Z SFC/FL160 N0258 E09851 - N0249
E09847 - N0243 E09837 - N0234 E09844 - N0239 E09856 - N0251
E09902
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1235Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1835Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE BENEATH MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
FCST BASED ON CVGHM 04/2310Z VONA, HIMAWARI-8 05/0010Z
IMAGERY, MEDAN 04/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171105/0635Z

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Based on observations by PVMBG, satellite and webcam images, and model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 2 and 5-7 November ash plumes from Sinabung rose 3.4-4.9 km (11,000-16,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted E, ESE, and SSE. ... Read all
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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5) Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style
Explosive
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