Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)
Thu, 28 May 2020, 19:0019:00 PM | 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 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 28 May 2020
The full report is as follows:
FVXX21 at 18:55 UTC, 28/05/20 from KNES
VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739
SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2020/446
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS
OBS VA DTG: 28/1820Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0000 W07805 - S0004 W07740
- S0008 W07804 - N0000 W07805 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/0030Z SFC/FL160 S0000 W07805
- S0004 W07739 - S0009 W07805 - S0000 W07805
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0630Z NO ASH EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/1230Z NO ASH EXP
RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV W IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO CONT W MOV THRU T+6HRS BEFORE DISP.
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200529/0100Z
Thu, 28 May 2020, 09:25
Today at 01:30 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded continuous explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 16,000 ft (4,900 m) altitude and drifted W. ... Read all