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

Saturday Mar 02, 2019 08:00 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:49 UTC, 02/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190302/0750Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3513 W07034

AREA: CHILE-ARGENTINA

SUMMIT ELEV: 13048 FT [3977 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/233

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 02/0715Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S3516 W07034 - S3519 W07025
- S3535 W07003 - S3537 W07007 - S3516 W07034 MOV
SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1330Z SFC/FL160 S3514 W07034
- S3523 W07017 - S3538 W06955 - S3541 W06957 -
S3517 W07034 - S3514 W07034

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1930Z SFC/FL160 S3513
W07034 - S3520 W07021 - S3536 W06956 - S3538
W07001 - S3517 W07034 - S3513 W07034

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0130Z SFC/FL160 S3516
W07028 - S3538 W06949 - S3541 W06951 - S3516
W07034 - S3516 W07028

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME IS SEEN IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY UNDER PARTIALLY COVERED SKY. WEB CAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190302/1350Z=

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Satellite image of Planchón-Peteroa volcano on  1 Mar 2019
Friday, Mar 01, 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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Feb 28, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 . ... [more]
Thursday, Feb 28, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 27, 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
 

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