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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 REPORTED TO FL180 MOV SW AT 20/0037Z.

Saturday Jan 20, 2018 01:15 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 01:02 UTC, 20/01/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180120/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/39
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL180 MOV SW AT
20/0037Z.
OBS VA DTG: 20/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL180 045/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0700Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1300Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1900Z NOT AVBL
RMK: ERUPTION REPORTED BY CVGHM TO 3000M ABV SUMMIT MOVING
SW. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GROUND REPORT, MEDAN 19/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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