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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: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thursday Sep 03, 2020 09:45 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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:31 UTC, 03/09/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200903/0940Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1043

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 03/0900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150 - S1555 W07113
- S1612 W07129 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1500Z SFC/FL240 S1544 W07150
- S1604 W07055 - S1622 W07125 - S1605 W07135 -
S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/2100Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07151 - S1550 W07115 - S1602 W07044 - S1617
W07107 - S1603 W07125 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07150 - S1550 W07116 - S1607 W07040 - S1620
W07057 - S1559 W07123 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS WEAK
AND CONT EMSS OF STEAM, GASES AND SPORADIC PUFF
OF VA TL FL240 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200903/1540Z=

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