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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

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

Sat, 22 Aug 2020, 15:30
15:30 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 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:22 UTC, 22/08/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200822/1530Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/992

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 22/1500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1541 W07152 - S1549 W07132
- S1617 W07046 - S1633 W07047 - S1636 W07104 -
S1605 W07142 - S1553 W07152 - S1543 W07154 -
S1541 W07152 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/2100Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07150
- S1614 W07043 - S1629 W07039 - S1640 W07046 -
S1640 W07103 - S1552 W07153 - S1543 W07155 -
S1541 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1541
W07150 - S1548 W07130 - S1622 W07032 - S1634
W07030 - S1643 W07035 - S1646 W07049 - S1614
W07133 - S1552 W07155 - S1543 W07154 - S1541
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/0900Z SFC/FL240 S1540
W07149 - S1547 W07133 - S1626 W07025 - S1638
W07022 - S1646 W07026 - S1649 W07039 - S1643
W07055 - S1601 W07146 - S1550 W07154 - S1543
W07155 - S1540 W07149

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES AND VA AT SUMMIT
LVL WITH SPORADIC PUFFS TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200822/2130Z=

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