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Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC EMISSIONS to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Thu, 18 Aug 2022, 12:15
12:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 35 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:00 UTC, 18/08/22 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220818/1210Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2022/932

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 18/1140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1520 W07111 - S1521 W07052
- S1532 W07107 - S1543 W07137 - S1550 W07145 -
S1550 W07153 - S1546 W07158 - S1538 W07155 -
S1532 W07147 - S1526 W07134 - S1520 W07111 MOV NE
35KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1730Z SFC/FL230 S1529 W07108
- S1536 W07059 - S1547 W07108 - S1549 W07134 -
S1550 W07144 - S1551 W07149 - S1547 W07155 -
S1541 W07154 - S1536 W07146 - S1531 W07132 -
S1529 W07108

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2330Z SFC/FL230 S1538
W07114 - S1546 W07104 - S1553 W07114 - S1549
W07152 - S1545 W07156 - S1541 W07152 - S1538
W07114

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0530Z SFC/FL230 S1539
W07107 - S1546 W07101 - S1554 W07108 - S1547
W07152 - S1544 W07156 - S1541 W07151 - S1539
W07107

RMK: VA CLD IS HARD TO DETECT IN STLT IMAGES DUE
TO A WEAK EMISSION. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF
GASES AND SPORADICS AND WEAK EMS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20220818/1810Z=

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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style
explosive and effusive
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