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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL120 MOV WEST OBS VA DTG: 15/0205Z

Sunday Apr 15, 2018 02:15 AM |

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

FVAU0405 at 01:59 UTC, 15/04/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180415/0205Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/98
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL120 MOV WEST
OBS VA DTG: 15/0205Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N0311 E09824 - N0309 E09825 - N0308
E09816 - N0313 E09816 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0805Z SFC/FL120 N0312 E09825 - N0309
E09826 - N0255 E09759 - N0247 E09719 - N0309 E09713
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1405Z SFC/FL120 N0312 E09825 - N0308
E09825 - N0252 E09711 - N0320 E09709
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/2005Z SFC/FL120 N0309 E09826 - N0244
E09709 - N0311 E09706 - N0313 E09825
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 1000M ABOVE SUMMIT AND ALSO
OBSERVED ON WEBCAM. HEIGHT AND MOV BASED ON VONA 15/0138Z,
HIMAWARI-8 15/0140Z IMAGERY, MEDAN 14/1200Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180415/0805Z

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