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Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA

Sat, 16 Dec 2017, 16:15
16:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 16:08 UTC, 16/12/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171216/1500Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/1363

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
SEISMIC DETECTION. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 16/1415Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1543 W07150 - S1549 W07152
- S1617 W07226 - S1610 W07237 - S1543 W07150 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2030Z SFC/FL270 S1543 W07149
- S1556 W07149 - S1637 W07232 - S1631 W07258 -
S1559 W07237 - S154

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0230Z SFC/FL270 S1543
W07149 - S1605 W07149 - S1646 W07225 - S1639
W07259 - S1554 W07235 - S1543 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0830Z SFC/FL270 S1532
W07234 - S1543 W07149 - S1656 W07218 - S1652
W07259 - S1532 W07234

RMK: PLUME OF ASH CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
SW FROM SUMMIT. VA CLD IS PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX
CLD COVER. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171216/2100Z=

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