Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: WEAK EMISSIONS OF WV AND GASES

Wed, 16 May 2018, 17:15
17:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 17:04 UTC, 16/05/18 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180516/1715Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/487

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK EMISSIONS OF WV AND GASES

OBS VA DTG: 16/1645Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1458 W07232 - S1525 W07225
- S1541 W07155 - S1531 W07234 - S1503 W07249 -
S1458 W07232 MOV W 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2300Z SFC/FL210 S1516 W07245
- S1537 W07223 - S1541 W07152 - S1550 W07215 -
S1541 W07252 - S1516 W07245

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0500Z SFC/FL210 S1523
W07225 - S1540 W07153 - S1553 W07158 - S1559
W07231 - S1523 W07225

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1100Z SFC/FL210 S1511
W07216 - S1542 W07153 - S1603 W07155 - S1550
W07227 - S1511 W07216

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS SMALL THIN PLUME OF
PREVIOUS VA EMISSION MOV W 15KT. WEBCAM SHOWS
WEAK EMISSIONS OF WV AND GASES TL FL210. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180516/2315Z=

Previous news

Wed, 16 May 2018, 06:00
Observatorio Vulcanológico del Sur del IGP (OVS-IGP) and Observatorio Vulcanológico del INGEMMET (OVI) reported that explosive activity at Sabancaya was comparable to the previous week; explosions averaged 30 per day during 14-20 May. Seismicity was dominated by long-period events and signals indicating emissions. Gas-and-ash plumes rose as high as 1.9 km above the crater rim and drifted N and NW. ... Read all
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