Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 04:30 GMT

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Mon, 18 May 2020, 20:30
20:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 May 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 18 May 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:23 UTC, 18/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200518/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/589

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF WV AND
PSBL VA

OBS VA DTG: 18/2010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1547 W07150 - S1558 W07114
- S1611 W07117 - S1614 W07137 - S1547 W07150 MOV
E 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0200Z SFC/FL210 S1547 W07151
- S1553 W07115 - S1602 W07113 - S1609 W07126 -
S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0800Z SFC/FL210 S1544
W07125 - S1551 W07120 - S1559 W07130 - S1547
W07150 - S1544 W07125

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1400Z SFC/FL210 S1543
W07128 - S1549 W07117 - S1600 W07129 - S1549
W07150 - S1543 W07128

RMK: VA HARDLY DETECTED IN SATELITE DATA UNDER
CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOW CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF
WV AND GASES WITH PSBL VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200519/0230Z=

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