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Planchón-Peteroa Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: WEAK EMISSION OF VA to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Monday Jan 28, 2019 06:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 06:18 UTC, 28/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190128/0600Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3513 W07034

AREA: CHILE-ARGENTINA

SUMMIT ELEV: 13048 FT [3977 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/095

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 28/0515Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S3513 W07034 - S3526 W07015
- S3532 W07023 - S3513 W07034 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1130Z SFC/FL150 S3513 W07034
- S3528 W07011 - S3533 W07019 - S3513 W07034

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/1730Z SFC/FL150 S3512
W07035 - S3527 W07005 - S3535 W07010 - S3512
W07035

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/2330Z SFC/FL150 S3513
W07034 - S3526 W07000 - S3533 W07002 - S3513
W07034

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME MVG SE IS HARDLY
IDENTIFIABLE FROM MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY
UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAMS ARE NOT VISIBLE DUE TO
DARKNESS ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190128/1200Z=

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