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

Saturday Jan 12, 2019 14:15 PM | BY: VN

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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 14:01 UTC, 12/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190112/1400Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3514 W07034

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 13474 FT [4107 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/044

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 12/1315Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 S3513 W07034 - S3521 W07019
- S3545 W06957 - S3559 W07001 - S3525 W07034 -
S3513 W07034 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1930Z SFC/FL170 S3516 W07032
- S3520 W07016 - S3546 W06950 - S3600 W07002 -
S3526 W07033 - S3516 W07032

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0130Z SFC/FL170 S3514
W07032 - S3556 W06941 - S3613 W06940 - S3529
W07034 - S3514 W07032

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0730Z SFC/FL170 S3513
W07032 - S3552 W06944 - S3607 W06945 - S3534
W07031 - S3513 W07032

RMK: VA PLUME PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS CVR.
WEBCAM SHOW CONTINUOUS SHALLOW EMISSION OF VA.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190112/2000Z=

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