Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Updated: Sep 28, 2021 06:42 GMT

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Tue, 18 May 2021, 21:45
21:45 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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:35 UTC, 18/05/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210518/2140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/577

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 18/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1543 W07151 - S1552 W07059
- S1552 W07044 - S1608 W07044 - S1613 W07117 -
S1553 W07156 - S1543 W07151 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0300Z SFC/FL260 S1528 W07038
- S1559 W07035 - S1601 W07041 - S1557 W07116 -
S1551 W07153 - S1542 W07153 - S1528 W07038

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0900Z SFC/FL260 S1538
W07023 - S1617 W07031 - S1551 W07153 - S1543
W07150 - S1538 W07023

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1500Z SFC/FL260 S1534
W07018 - S1620 W07026 - S1553 W07152 - S1543
W07149 - S1534 W07018

RMK: VA PLUME MVG E DETECTED IN STLT IMAGEY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM GASES
AND LGT VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210519/0340Z=

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