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Volcanic Ash Graphic 7

IDD41300

VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160527/0245Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/90
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA LAST OBS TO FL070 EXT 15NM TO NW AT
        26/2330Z.
OBS VA DTG: 27/0245Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0610 E15511 - S0609 E15515 - S0541
        E15504 - S0555 E15448 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0845Z SFC/FL070 S0537 E15512 - S0553
        E15450 - S0611 E15511 - S0609 E15515
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1445Z SFC/FL070 S0540 E15503 - S0552
        E15446 - S0611 E15512 - S0608 E15515
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/2045Z SFC/FL070 S0555 E15452 - S0610
        E15510 - S0609 E15514 - S0545 E15513
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
        CLOUD; HOWEVER, VA STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND
        FORECAST DERIVED FORM HIMAWARI-8 VIS IMAGERY AND ACCESS-R
        MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160527/0845Z