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Planchón-Peteroa Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wednesday Mar 06, 2019 02:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 35 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 02:36 UTC, 06/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190306/0240Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: PLANCHON PETEROA 357040
PSN: S3513 W07034

AREA: CHILE-ARGENTINA

SUMMIT ELEV: 13048 FT [3977 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/249

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/0145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S3512 W07035 - S3525 W07010
- S3535 W06926 - S3556 W06934 - S3535 W07024 -
S3512 W07035 MOV SE 35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0800Z SFC/FL150 S3510 W07037
- S3522 W07007 - S3533 W06902 - S3559 W06907 -
S3533 W07025 - S3510 W07037

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1400Z SFC/FL150 S3510
W07035 - S3525 W06959 - S3531 W06850 - S3552
W06853 - S3532 W07021 - S3510 W07035

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/2000Z SFC/FL150 S3511
W07036 - S3517 W07005 - S3532 W06845 - S3545
W06850 - S3517 W07032 - S3511 W07036

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190306/0840Z=

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