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Tinakula volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION TIME ESTIMATED TO BE 212000Z.

Sunday Oct 22, 2017 05:30 AM |

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

FVPS01 at 05:14 UTC, 22/10/17 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171022/0514Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: TINAKULA 256010
PSN: S1023 E16548
AREA: SOLOMON ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 851M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/8
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 SATELLITE
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION TIME ESTIMATED TO BE 212000Z.
ERUPTION ONGOING.
EST VA DTG: 22/0438Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S1030 E16530 - S1045 E16645 - S1015
E16700 - S1000 E16504 - S1000 E16415 - S1030 E16415 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/1038Z SFC/FL100 S1000 E16430 - S1045
E16430 - S1100 E16715 - S1015 E16730
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1638Z SFC/FL100 S1100 E16415 - S1115
E16830 - S1000 E16815 - S1015 E16415
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/2238Z SFC/FL100 S1130 E16415 - S1100
E16545 - S1145 E16830 - S1000 E16845 - S1000 E16545 - S1045
E16415
RMK: ASH VISIBLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT ESTIMATED FROM
SATELLITE IMAGERY. ERUPTION TIME ESTIMATED - VOLCANO IS
PARTIALLY OBSCURED BY METEOROLOGICAL CLOUD. ERUPTION ONGOING
AT ISSUE TIME.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171022/1114Z

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