Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Updated: Sep 27, 2021 22:19 GMT

Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EM. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Thu, 21 May 2020, 22:30
22:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 21 May 2020
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 21 May 2020
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 22:20 UTC, 21/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200521/2218Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0004 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/435

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 21/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0004 W07747 - S0004 W07738
- S0006 W07738 - S0002 W07751 - N0004 W07747 MOV
NW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0330Z SFC/FL160 N0005 W07759
- S0004 W07738 - S0007 W07737 - S0005 W07802 -
N0005 W07759

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0930Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/1530Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: SML VA CLD OBSD BTWN 2120Z AND 2130Z G16 RGB
COMPOSITE IMAGES. VA OBSD 7 NMI WNW OF SUMMIT. VA
LKLY TO DISP QUICKLY BUT FURTHER ACT PSBL.
FURTHER VA CLDS FCST TO MOV W TO WNW BY T+6 HRS.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200522/0415Z

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