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Planchón-Peteroa Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Friday Jan 18, 2019 12:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 10 kts in SSW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:42 UTC, 18/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190118/1245Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3514 W07034

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 13474 FT [4107 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/063

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 18/1200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S3509 W07037 - S3510 W07029
- S3531 W07017 - S3540 W07032 - S3526 W07047 -
S3509 W07037 MOV SSW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1800Z SFC/FL160 S3508 W07029
- S3544 W07009 - S3552 W07026 - S3546 W07045 -
S3510 W07038 - S3508 W07029

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0000Z SFC/FL160 S3508
W07029 - S3546 W06959 - S3558 W07017 - S3556
W07037 - S3511 W07038 - S3508 W07029

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0600Z SFC/FL S3507 W07030 -
S3556 W06951 - S3607 W07005 - S3535 W07036 -
S3508 W07040 - S3507 W07030

RMK: VA IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SSW 10KT.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS VA AND GASES
WITH SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190118/1845Z=

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