Reventador volcano, Ecuador: news & activity updates

Reventador Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Wed, 6 Oct 2021, 09:45
09:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on  6 Oct 2021
Satellite image of Reventador volcano on 6 Oct 2021
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 09:42 UTC, 06/10/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211006/0941Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: REVENTADOR 352010
PSN: S0005 W07739

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 11686 FT [3562 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/862

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 06/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S0002 W07740 - S0005 W07739
- S0013 W07810 - S0002 W07811 - S0002 W07740 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1530Z SFC/FL160 N0002 W07819
- S0002 W07740 - S0005 W07739 - S0008 W07819 -
N0002 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/2130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA OBS EXT 31 NM WSW FM SUMMIT. SOME VA
PSBLY OBSCD BY MET CLDS. FL WINDS FCST TO VEER
SLIGHTLY THRU T+6 HRS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20211006/1545Z

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