Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL VA CLD ACT. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Thu, 16 Apr 2020, 08:00
08:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington 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:

FVXX21 at 07:45 UTC, 16/04/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200416/0742Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/353

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA CLD ACT.

OBS VA DTG: 16/0720Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0004 W07741 - S0005 W07736
- S0020 W07732 - S0022 W07744 - S0004 W07741 MOV
S 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1330Z SFC/FL160 S0004 W07737
- S0017 W07723 - S0022 W07734 - S0004 W07741 -
S0004 W07737

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/1930Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS. AN INTMT HOTSPOT IS SEEN IN S/W IMAGERY.
NWP MODEL CONFIDENCE IS LOW WITH SHOWING ONLY LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS. MULTIPLE VOLCAT ALERTS
RECEIVED. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200416/1345Z

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