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Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

Thu, 6 Jul 2017, 01:45
01:45 AM |
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 6 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 01:41 UTC, 06/07/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170706/0140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/706

INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/0105Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WINDS FL180 300/05KT - FL210 300/05KT - FL240 315/10KT -
FL270 310/15KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 06/0700Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1300Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1900Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM
STLT DATA UNDER PARTIALLY CVR SKY. WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA THAT MIGHT REACH FL
270 APROX. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170706/0740Z=

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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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