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Ulawun Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL100 MOV N. LAST OBSERVED AT 03/0000Z. to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Thu, 3 Oct 2019, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 05:56 UTC, 03/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191003/0600Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/57
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL100 MOV N. LAST OBSERVED AT
03/0000Z.
OBS VA DTG: 03/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0507 E15121 - S0458 E15133 - S0415
E15133 - S0414 E15104 - S0459 E15106 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1200Z SFC/FL100 S0506 E15120 - S0458
E15103 - S0417 E15051 - S0414 E15126 - S0458 E15132
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1800Z SFC/FL100 S0507 E15120 - S0458
E15132 - S0414 E15116 - S0421 E15031 - S0502 E15057
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0000Z SFC/FL100 S0506 E15122 - S0507
E15052 - S0417 E15015 - S0408 E15058 - S0459 E15130
RMK: LOW CONFIDENCE IN OBSERVATION POLYGON GIVEN EXTENSIVE
MET CLOUD COVERS AREA IN THE VICINITY OF THE VOLCANO SO ASH
IS NOT CURRENTLY VISIBLE FROM SATELLITE. VA HEIGHT ESTIMATED
BASED ON 03/0000Z SATELLITE IMAGE AND GROUND REPORT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191003/1200Z

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