Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sat, 9 Oct 2021, 07:00
07:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 Oct 2021
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 9 Oct 2021
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 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 06:51 UTC, 09/10/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211009/0700Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/1172

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 09/0610Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1519 W07136 - S1519 W07120
- S1529 W07115 - S1543 W07133 - S1547 W07152 -
S1534 W07149 - S1519 W07136 MOV NE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1200Z SFC/FL240 S1507 W07128
- S1516 W07117 - S1538 W07134 - S1548 W07151 -
S1532 W07151 - S1514 W07140 - S1507 W07128

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1800Z SFC/FL240 S1459
W07140 - S1505 W07126 - S1535 W07137 - S1546
W07153 - S1530 W07153 - S1519 W07150 - S1459
W07140

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0000Z SFC/FL240 S1523
W07155 - S1525 W07139 - S1543 W07133 - S1553
W07149 - S1538 W07204 - S1523 W07155

RMK: VA PLUME MOV NE IS DETECTED ON STLT IMAGERY
UNDER PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS
INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA AND GASES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20211009/1300Z=

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