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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA ERUPTION OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV S AT 14/0710Z

Thursday Dec 14, 2017 07:45 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 07:42 UTC, 14/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171214/0745Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/596
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ERUPTION OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV S AT
14/0710Z
OBS VA DTG: 14/0745Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N0253 E09821 - N0253 E09829 - N0257
E09831 - N0302 E09827 - N0300 E09821 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1345Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1945Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0145Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV S AS DISCRETE PUFF. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8, MEDAN 14/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171214/1345Z

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