Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 19:19 GMT -

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS OBSD to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sat, 9 Oct 2021, 03:45
03:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  9 Oct 2021
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 9 Oct 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 03:32 UTC, 09/10/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211009/0330Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/922

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 09/0300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1444 W09123 - N1428 W09052
- N1427 W09053 - N1438 W09126 - N1444 W09123 MOV
NW 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0900Z SFC/FL160 N1436 W09105
- N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09053 - N1432 W09108 -
N1436 W09105

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1500Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/2100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONS DISCRETE VA EMS SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY
EXTENDING APPROX 30 NMI WNW FM SUMMIT. VA FL AND
FRCST BASED ON IMAGERY AND NWP MODELS. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20211009/0930Z

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