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Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSION to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thu, 23 Apr 2020, 02:00
02:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 23 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 23 Apr 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:53 UTC, 23/04/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200423/0200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/481

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 23/0110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1538 W07216 - S1546 W07202
- S1544 W07152 - S1550 W07149 - S1611 W07212 -
S1538 W07216 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0700Z SFC/FL240 S1529 W07238
- S1547 W07205 - S1547 W07156 - S1546 W07147 -
S1619 W07207 - S1606 W07232 - S1529 W07238

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1300Z SFC/FL240 S1538
W07247 - S1550 W07211 - S1544 W07150 - S1547
W07149 - S1612 W07213 - S1612 W07243 - S1538
W07247

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1900Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07152 - S1547 W07147 - S1622 W07220 - S1612
W07247 - S1556 W07238 - S1602 W07220 - S1543
W07152

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW AND
W TL
FL240. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200423/0800Z=

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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style
explosive and effusive
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