Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Tue, 20 Apr 2021, 02:30
02:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 20 Apr 2021
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 20 Apr 2021
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 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:28 UTC, 20/04/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210420/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/458

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 20/0200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1516 W07154 - S1546 W07148
- S1547 W07154 - S1535 W07226 - S1519 W07225 -
S1516 W07154 MOV NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0800Z SFC/FL260 S1516 W07140
- S1532 W07140 - S1548 W07150 - S1554 W07219 -
S1526 W07222 - S1516 W07140

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1400Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07150 - S1604 W07125 - S1624 W07141 - S1605
W07208 - S1545 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/2000Z SFC/FL260 S1533
W07120 - S1612 W07115 - S1601 W07141 - S1547
W07152 - S1544 W07152 - S1533 W07120

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210420/0830Z=

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