Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Kerinci
in Indonesia

Volcano Ash Advisories for air traffic

Although Volcano Ash Advisories (VAAC) are not intended for assessing humanitarian impact, the observations of the plume are relevant for understanding local impact. The actual impact (like ash fall) depends on the type of eruption and is not known.

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2019-10-06 06:45

Received FVAU03 at 06:46 UTC, 06/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191006/0645Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/31
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: 06/0606Z VONA INDICATES ERUPTION TO FL150
MOV W/SW
OBS VA DTG: 06/0645Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 060/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/1245Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1845Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/0045Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VONA RECEIVED 06/0606Z INDICATING VOLCANIC ERUPTION TO
FL150 MOVING WEST-SOUTHWEST FROM SUMMIT. VA IS NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD IN AREA.
ADVISORY WILL BE RE-ISSUED IF MORE INFORMATION BECOMES
AVAILABLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

2019-09-02 10:54

Received FVAU03 at 10:54 UTC, 02/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190902/1054Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/30
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE ERUPTION TO FL160 MOV WSW LAST
OBS AT 02/0700Z.
OBS VA DTG: 02/1054Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 060/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1654Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2254Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0454Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO THICK MET CLOUD AND ASH FROM EARLIER ERUPTION IS EXPECTED
TO HAVE DISSIAPTED. NO OTHER INFORMATION SOURCE INDICATE AN
ONGOING ERUPTION. ADVISORY TERMINATED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

2019-09-02 05:25

Received FVAU03 at 05:28 UTC, 02/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190902/0525Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/29
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE ERUPTION TO FL160 MOV WSW AT
02/0500Z.
OBS VA DTG: 02/0525Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0142 E10119 - S0150 E10111 - S0149 E10103 - S0140 E10104 - S0137 E10115 MOV W 5KT
E10103 - S0140 E10104 - S0137 E10115 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1125Z SFC/FL160 S0134 E10116 - S0143 E10123 - S0152 E10112 - S0150 E10102 - S0140 E10102
E10123 - S0152 E10112 - S0150 E10102 - S0140 E10102
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1725Z SFC/FL160 S0144 E10124 - S0153 E10110 - S0150 E10102 - S0141 E10101 - S0132 E10116
E10110 - S0150 E10102 - S0141 E10101 - S0132 E10116
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/2325Z SFC/FL160 S0133 E10116 - S0144 E10127 - S0152 E10111 - S0150 E10102 - S0141 E10103
E10127 - S0152 E10111 - S0150 E10102 - S0141 E10103
RMK: POSSIBLE MINOR ERUPTION TO FL160 MOV WSW. WINDS LIGHT
AND VARIABLE SO ASH NOT MOVING FAR FROM THE VOLCANO. HEIGHT
AND FORECAST BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY, PADANG 02/0000Z
SOUNDING AND ACCESS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190902/1125Z

2019-08-03 05:31

Received FVAU04 at 05:35 UTC, 03/08/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190803/0531Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/28
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA LAST OBSERVED TO FL140 AT 03/0130Z
OBS VA DTG: 03/0531Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 090/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1131Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1731Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2331Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGE INDICATES THAT ASH FROM KERINCI
HAS NOW DISSIPATED. NO FURTHER REPORTS OF NEW OR ONGOING
ERUPTION. ADVISORY TERMINATED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

2019-08-03 02:00

Received FVAU04 at 02:14 UTC, 03/08/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190803/0200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/27
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL140
OBS VA DTG: 03/0200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0142 E10119 - S0158 E10014 - S0131 E10013 - S0139 E10119 MOV W 15KT
E10013 - S0139 E10119 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0800Z SFC/FL140 S0142 E10118 - S0158 E10013 - S0130 E10014 - S0138 E10119
E10013 - S0130 E10014 - S0138 E10119
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1400Z SFC/FL140 S0143 E10119 - S0200 E10013 - S0130 E10012 - S0138 E10118
E10013 - S0130 E10012 - S0138 E10118
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2000Z SFC/FL140 S0143 E10119 - S0203 E10012 - S0128 E10011 - S0138 E10119
E10012 - S0128 E10011 - S0138 E10119
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT
AND FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190803/0800Z

2019-08-01 00:00

2019-07-31 06:10

Received FVAU04 at 06:32 UTC, 31/07/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190731/0610Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KERINCI 261170
PSN: S0142 E10116
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3800M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/26
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: 31/0555Z VONA INDICATES ERUPTION TO FL150
MOV E/NE
OBS VA DTG: 31/0610Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 240/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/1210Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1810Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/0010Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECEIVED 31/0555Z INDICATING VOLCANIC ERUPTION TO
FL150 MOVING EAST-NORTHEAST FROM SUMMIT. VA IS NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY IN ALMOST CLEAR
CONDITIONS. ADVISORY WILL BE RE-ISSUED IF MORE INFORMATION
BECOMES AVAILABLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES