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Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

Wed, 5 Jul 2017, 13:45
13:45 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 13:37 UTC, 05/07/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170705/1340Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/704

INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS MODEL. SEISMIC
DETECTION. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 05/1245Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1543 W07152 - S1543 W07152
- S1547 W07152 - S1607 W07150 - S1620 W07144 -
S1613 W07131 - S1605 W07121 - S1554 W07100 -
S1544 W07113 - S1543 W07152 MOV E 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1543 W07153
- S1549 W07050 - S1608 W07056 - S1608 W07144 -
S1548 W07152 - S1543 W07153

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0100Z SFC/FL270 S1541
W07152 - S1557 W07012 - S1617 W07019 - S1604
W07139 - S1544 W07152 - S1541 W07152

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0700Z SFC/FL270 S1544
W07057 - S1612 W06946 - S1623 W06949 - S1614
W07119 - S1545 W07151 - S1544 W07057

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. FIRST DAY VIS IMAGES
REVEAL AN EXTENSIVE AREA OF VA THAT WAS MOVED
TO THE SOUTH AND THEN EAST OF THE SUMMIT. WEBCAM
SHOWS INTERMITTENTS PUFFS TO FL270. SEISMIC
ACTIVITY IS MEDIUM TO HIGH INTENSITY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170705/1940Z=

Previous news

Wed, 5 Jul 2017, 06:00

Sabancaya volcano (Peru) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 5 July-11 July 2017 (Continuing Activity)

Observatorio Vulcanológico del Sur del IGP (OVS-IGP) and Observatorio Vulcanológico del INGEMMET (OVI) reported that explosive activity at Sabancaya increased compared to the previous week; there was an average of 10 explosions recorded per day during 3-9 July, and the explosions were more energetic. Gas-and-ash plumes rose 5.5 km above the crater rim and drifted more than 50 km NW and S. Sulfur dioxide flux was as high as 2,239 tons per day. ... Read all
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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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