Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sat, 15 May 2021, 14:00
14:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:52 UTC, 15/05/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210515/1400Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/563

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/1330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1526 W07117 - S1543 W07107
- S1551 W07140 - S1548 W07150 - S1539 W07147 -
S1526 W07117 MOV NE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1930Z SFC/FL240 S1529 W07112
- S1547 W07056 - S1553 W07140 - S1549 W07150 -
S1538 W07145 - S1529 W07112

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0130Z SFC/FL240 S1520
W07120 - S1529 W07102 - S1550 W07114 - S1549
W07150 - S1539 W07149 - S1520 W07120

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1526
W07129 - S1530 W07115 - S1546 W07113 - S1548
W07151 - S1526 W07129

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS CONT EMISSIONS OF WV AND
GASES WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210515/2000Z=

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