High Level Eruption At Ulawun Volcano Ash To 167 Km 55 000 Feet Asl Aviation Color Code Red PNG

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A steep flow complex lies to the south of this valley. A volcano in Papua New Guinea began spewing lava and ash into the air sending residents fleeing in terror. Mount Ulawun volcano began spewing ash today turning the sky black and causing villages to be evacuated. witnesses said lava had cut off the main highway in north of the island and some reported ash spewing out of the 7 657 ft. The bureaus Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre issued a red warning to airlines although there is not believed to be an immediate threat for flight routes. Porikura said people living in the vicinity of the volcano had been instructed to move away to safer areas and a disaster team had been dispatched. The disaster team will liaise with the local community he said. The bureaus Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre issued a red warning to airlines although there is not believed to be an immediate threat for flight routes. Porikura said people living in the vicinity of the volcano had been instructed to move away to safer areas and a disaster team had been dispatched. The disaster team will liaise with the local community he said

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