La Palma Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20210919/1410Z WITH ASH EMISSION OBS VA DTG: 09/1500Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Sat, 9 Oct 2021, 15:15
15:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Toulouse warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX01 at 15:02 UTC, 09/10/21 from LFPW
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211009/1502Z
VAAC: TOULOUSE
VOLCANO: LA PALMA 383010
PSN: N2834 W01749
AREA: CANARY ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 2426M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/89
INFO SOURCE: SAT IMAGERY, WEBCAMS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS:ERUPTION AT 20210919/1410Z WITH ASH EMISSION
OBS VA DTG: 09/1500Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N2839 W01756 - N2839 W01745 - N2757 W01733 -
N2800 W01818 - N2839 W01756 MOV SW 10KT SFC/FL120 N2839 W01741 -
N2615 W01554 - N2554 W01626 - N2712 W01739 - N2836 W01748 - N2839
W01741 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/2100Z SFC/FL060 N2839 W01800 - N2842 W01748 -
N2815 W01748 - N2818 W01806 - N2839 W01800 SFC/FL120 N2839 W01745 -
N2645 W01651 - N2645 W01741 - N2842 W01751 - N2839 W01745
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0300Z SFC/FL120 N2842 W01741 - N2648 W01654 -
N2651 W01803 - N2842 W01756 - N2842 W01741
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0900Z SFC/FL120 N2842 W01741 - N2715 W01703 -
N2706 W01803 - N2842 W01756 - N2842 W01741
RMK: ASH PLUME IS IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE IMAGERY. ASH
CONCENTRATION IS HIGHER IN THE SMALLEST POLYGON [CLOSE TO SOUTHERN LA
PALMA ISLAND]. ANOTHER POLYGON FEATURES LOWER ASH CONCENTRATION
DRIFTING SOUTHEASTWARDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20211010/0300Z=

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Sat, 9 Oct 2021, 10:33
Tall ash plume from La Palma volcano this morning (image: Victor Melo)
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