Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Tue, 12 May 2020, 19:30
19:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 12 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 12 May 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 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 19:20 UTC, 12/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200512/1920Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/563

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 12/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1522 W07037 - S1531 W07040
- S1531 W07106 - S1540 W07125 - S1549 W07147 -
S1525 W07105 - S1522 W07037 MOV NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0030Z SFC/FL240 S1522 W07012
- S1533 W07025 - S1531 W07055 - S1549 W07149 -
S1525 W07053 - S1522 W07012

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0630Z SFC/FL240 S1520
W07039 - S1524 W06943 - S1535 W06955 - S1529
W07036 - S1544 W07149 - S1520 W07039

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1230Z SFC/FL240 S1522
W07019 - S1528 W06928 - S1547 W06925 - S1532
W07024 - S1549 W07152 - S1522 W07019

RMK: VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONT EMSS OF GASES AND INTERMITENT PULSES
OF VA TL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200513/0120Z=

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