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Planchón-Peteroa Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Friday Jan 04, 2019 02:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on  4 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on 4 Jan 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 02:28 UTC, 04/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190104/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3514 W07034

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 13474 FT [4107 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/013

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 04/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 S3515 W07031 - S3528 W07019
- S3532 W07025 - S3516 W07035 - S3515 W07031 MOV
SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0730Z SFC/FL170 S3515 W07035
- S3515 W07029 - S3532 W07011 - S3538 W07023 -
S3515 W07035

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1330Z SFC/FL170 S3514
W07035 - S3515 W07029 - S3538 W07020 - S3540
W07030 - S3514 W07035

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1930Z SFC/FL170 S3514
W07035 - S3515 W07029 - S3541 W07025 - S3541
W07035 - S3514 W07035

RMK: VA DETECTED IN MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY
UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM REVEALS CONTINUOUS
EMISSION OF VA...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190104/0830Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 . ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 . ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Ash just visible in background in this grab from the Sernageomin webcam. Credit: Sernageomin.
Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
Eruptive activity recently increased and for the last few days ash emissions to around 5km (16,000ft) have apparently been non-stop according to reports from the Buenos Aires VAAC. [more]
Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018
A few hours ago a new small explosive eruption began with ash emissions to 14,000ft. This is the first eruption since 2011, though a high state of unrest has been often maintained since then. The alert level remains at Yellow. [more]

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