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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL170 AT 27/0524Z.

Wednesday Dec 27, 2017 06:00 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 05:56 UTC, 27/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171227/0550Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/614
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM; WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL170 AT
27/0524Z.
OBS VA DTG: 27/0550Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL170 285/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1150Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1750Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/2350Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 2800M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON GROUND REPORT, MEDAN 27/0000Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL WINDS. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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