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

Tuesday Feb 05, 2019 11:45 AM | 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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 11:41 UTC, 05/02/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190205/1140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3513 W07034

AREA: CHILE-ARGENTINA

SUMMIT ELEV: 13048 FT [3977 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/131

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 05/1100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S3510 W07034 - S3511 W06959
- S3541 W06853 - S3548 W06858 - S3516 W07002 -
S3513 W07034 - S3510 W07034 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1700Z SFC/FL160 S3505 W06813
- S3520 W06810 - S3514 W06949 - S3513 W07035 -
S3510 W07035 - S3508 W06949 - S3505 W06813

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/2300Z SFC/FL160 S3505
W06752 - S3524 W06748 - S3513 W07034 - S3509
W07034 - S3505 W06752

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0500Z SFC/FL160 S3501
W06721 - S3520 W06720 - S3513 W07033 - S3509
W07032 - S3501 W06721

RMK: VA PLUME MVG E IS IDENTIFIABLE FM
MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA TILL
FL160. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190205/1740Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Monday, Feb 04, 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 15 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in SSE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019
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 . ... [more]

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