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Updated: Sep 27, 2021 21:52 GMT

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Fri, 15 May 2020, 19:30
19:30 PM | BY: VN
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 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 19:16 UTC, 15/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200515/1920Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/575

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/1840Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1533 W07046 - S1606 W07048
- S1555 W07148 - S1544 W07154 - S1537 W07149 -
S1533 W07046 MOV E 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0030Z SFC/FL240 S1529 W07040
- S1605 W07041 - S1556 W07148 - S1544 W07155 -
S1538 W07150 - S1529 W07040

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0630Z SFC/FL240 S1528
W07031 - S1603 W07032 - S1553 W07150 - S1544
W07153 - S1538 W07150 - S1528 W07031

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1230Z SFC/FL240 S1538
W07022 - S1605 W07025 - S1552 W07152 - S1544
W07155 - S1538 W07150 - S1538 W07022

RMK: VA PLUME ROTATING FM ENE TO ESE AT LOW
LEVELS IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY PARTIALLY
HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF
GASES AND VA WITH SPORADIC PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200516/0120Z=

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