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

Friday Feb 08, 2019 14:45 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 14:28 UTC, 08/02/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190208/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3513 W07034

AREA: CHILE-ARGENTINA

SUMMIT ELEV: 13048 FT [3977 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/144

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 08/1400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S3514 W07032 - S3538 W06917
- S3559 W06859 - S3610 W06924 - S3529 W07033 -
S3514 W07032 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/2000Z SFC/FL160 S3514 W07032
- S3535 W06915 - S3556 W06901 - S3609 W06923 -
S3529 W07030 - S3514 W07032

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL160 S3514
W07031 - S3535 W06905 - S3554 W06856 - S3613
W06925 - S3532 W07032 - S3514 W07031

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL S3513 W07032 -
S3535 W06907 - S3559 W06859 - S3612 W06917 -
S3534 W07030 - S3513 W07032

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY PARTIALLY
HIDDEN BY WX CLD. CONTINUOUS EMISSION ON WEBCAM.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190208/2030Z=

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Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on  7 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Feb 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 06, 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]
Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction. ... [more]

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