|(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION (VONA)|
|(3) Volcano:||Bogoslof (VNUM #311300)|
|(4) Current Color Code:||RED|
|(5) Previous Color Code:||ORANGE|
|(6) Source:||Alaska Volcano Observatory|
|(7) Notice Number:||2017/A27|
|(8) Volcano Location:||N 53 deg 55 min W 168 deg 2 min|
|(10) Summit Elevation:||492 ft (150 m)|
|(11) Volcanic Activity Summary:||Lightning and seismicity increase indicate a significant explosive eruption began at 08:24 AKST (17:24 UTC). We are thus raising the color code to RED and alert level to WARNING.
Satellite data suggests volcanic cloud may be as high as 25,000 ft asl. The current eruption SIGMET issued by the National Weather Service is up to 30,000 ft asl, but may be updated. We are actively evaluating data sources and will provide an update as necessary.
|(12) Volcanic cloud height:||25,000 ft asl from satellite data|
|(13) Other volcanic cloud information:||SIGMET currently to 30,000 ft asl|
|(14) Remarks:||Please refer to the NWS Alaska Aviation Weather unit for updated information on the volcanic cloud forecast.|
|(15) Contacts:||Michelle Coombs, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
email@example.com (907) 786-7497
Jessica Larsen, Acting Coordinating Scientist, UAF
firstname.lastname@example.org (907) 322-4085
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