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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL110 MOV N AND NW AT 29/0700Z.

Monday Jan 29, 2018 07:30 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 07:27 UTC, 29/01/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180129/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/50
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL110 MOV N AND NW AT 29/0700Z.
OBS VA DTG: 29/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N0312 E09826 - N0316 E09822 - N0311
E09814 - N0307 E09822 - N0307 E09822 - N0308 E09825 MOV NW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/1330Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/1930Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/0130Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV N AND NW BUT LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS IN THE AREA. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN
6 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVMENT BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, VONA,
MEDAN 29/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180129/1330Z

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