Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for White Island
in New Zealand

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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2019-12-09 02:36


Original Message :

Received FVPS04 at 02:37 UTC, 09/12/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191209/0236Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: WHITE ISLAND 241040
PSN: S3731 E17711
AREA: NEW ZEALAND
SUMMIT ELEV: 321M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/14
INFO SOURCE: GNS/SATELITE IMAGERY/LIVE IMAGES
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION OBSERVED AT 0110Z TO FL120.
OBS VA DTG: 09/0236Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FL010/120 290/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0836Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1436Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/2036Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION CONFIRMED AT WHITE ISLAND AT 0110Z. INITIAL
ASH ALSO OBSERVED. ASH HAS DISPERSED BUT STEAM ERUPTION
CONTINUES. NO FURTHER ADVISORIES EXPECTED CURRENTLY, VOLCANO
WILL BE MONITORED FOR ANY FUTHER ACTIVITY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

2019-12-09 02:36


Original Message :

Received FVPS04 at 02:37 UTC, 09/12/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191209/0236Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: WHITE ISLAND 241040
PSN: S3731 E17711
AREA: NEW ZEALAND
SUMMIT ELEV: 321M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/14
INFO SOURCE: GNS/SATELITE IMAGERY/LIVE IMAGES
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION OBSERVED AT 0110Z TO FL120.
OBS VA DTG: 09/0236Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FL010/120 290/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0836Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1436Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/2036Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION CONFIRMED AT WHITE ISLAND AT 0110Z. INITIAL
ASH ALSO OBSERVED. ASH HAS DISPERSED BUT STEAM ERUPTION
CONTINUES. NO FURTHER ADVISORIES EXPECTED CURRENTLY, VOLCANO
WILL BE MONITORED FOR ANY FUTHER ACTIVITY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

2019-12-09 01:41


Original Message :

Received FVPS04 at 01:41 UTC, 09/12/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191209/0141Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: WHITE ISLAND 241040
PSN: S3731 E17711
AREA: NEW ZEALAND
SUMMIT ELEV: 321M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/13
INFO SOURCE: GNS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: UNKNOWN
OBS VA DTG: 09/0141Z
OBS VA CLD:
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0741Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1341Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1941Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION CONFIRMED AT WHITE ISLAND. FUTHER INFORMATION
TO FOLLOW.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191209/0741Z