Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sat, 17 Apr 2021, 15:00
15:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:44 UTC, 17/04/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210417/1450Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/448

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/1410Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1507 W07214 - S1528 W07153
- S1542 W07145 - S1549 W07149 - S1549 W07159 -
S1523 W07232 - S1510 W07227 - S1507 W07214 MOV NW
15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/2000Z SFC/FL250 S1456 W07225
- S1458 W07208 - S1532 W07143 - S1550 W07147 -
S1541 W07204 - S1512 W07230 - S1456 W07225

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0200Z SFC/FL250 S1449
W07219 - S1543 W07145 - S1548 W07148 - S1549
W07155 - S1504 W07242 - S1449 W07235 - S1449
W07219

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0800Z SFC/FL250 S1443
W07216 - S1449 W07200 - S1516 W07146 - S1541
W07146 - S1549 W07150 - S1546 W07156 - S1456
W07220 - S1443 W07216

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NW ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210417/2050Z=

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