Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Wed, 20 May 2020, 02:30
02:30 AM | 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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:26 UTC, 20/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200520/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/594

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 20/0140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1545 W07140 - S1550 W07142
- S1546 W07150 - S1545 W07140 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1545 W07116
- S1558 W07121 - S1546 W07150 - S1545 W07116

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07150 - S1550 W07114 - S1604 W07121 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1930Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07150 - S1557 W07114 - S1613 W07126 - S1546
W07150

RMK: WEAK PULSES OF ASH ARE DIFFICULTLY DETECTED
IN STLT IMAGERY MOV E. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADICS PUFF EMISSIONS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200520/0830Z=

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