Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Updated: Sep 27, 2021 04:41 GMT

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sat, 16 May 2020, 02:30
02:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 16 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:26 UTC, 16/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200516/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/577

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S1546 W07151 - S1609 W07122
- S1614 W07128 - S1546 W07151 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0730Z SFC/FL220 S1546 W07151
- S1611 W07101 - S1629 W07122 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1330Z SFC/FL220 S1546
W07151 - S1618 W07102 - S1636 W07126 - S1546
W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1930Z SFC/FL220 S1546
W07151 - S1632 W07113 - S1641 W07141 - S1546
W07151

RMK: VA PULSE IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE.
THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC AND LIGHT VA PUFFS
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200516/0830Z=

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