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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Wed, 7 Oct 2020, 18:30
18:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:22 UTC, 07/10/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201007/1830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1185

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 07/1800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1533 W07205 - S1536 W07149
- S1548 W07143 - S1603 W07149 - S1626 W07220 -
S1621 W07249 - S1600 W07247 - S1541 W07226 -
S1533 W07205 MOV W 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0000Z SFC/FL260 S1537 W07205
- S1539 W07146 - S1549 W07143 - S1607 W07156 -
S1625 W07220 - S1640 W07303 - S1613 W07316 -
S1604 W07248 - S1553 W07235 - S1543 W07219 -
S1537 W07205

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0600Z SFC/FL260 S1538
W07159 - S1538 W07149 - S1544 W07143 - S1602
W07149 - S1635 W07223 - S1657 W07314 - S1632
W07325 - S1605 W07236 - S1544 W07217 - S1538
W07159

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1200Z SFC/FL260 S1541
W07146 - S1552 W07146 - S1604 W07152 - S1658
W07244 - S1654 W07259 - S1638 W07301 - S1549
W07207 - S1541 W07153 - S1541 W07146

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW AT LOW LEVELS AND STRONGER
PUFFS MOV W TL FL260 ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLD. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201008/0030Z=

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