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Updated: Sep 21, 2021 21:29 GMT

Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

Tue, 29 May 2018, 20:45
20:45 PM |
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 29 May 2018
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 29 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 20:29 UTC, 29/05/18 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180529/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/544

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. VONA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 29/2000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1423 W07038 - S1520 W07001
- S1559 W07138 - S1547 W07200 - S1522 W07126 -
S1423 W07038 MOV NE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/0200Z SFC/FL280 S1438 W07038
- S1525 W07002 - S1610 W07143 - S1538 W07201 -
S1438 W07038

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0800Z SFC/FL280 S1431
W07028 - S1520 W07001 - S1606 W07140 - S1537
W07157 - S1451 W07055 - S1431 W07028

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1400Z SFC/FL280 S1417
W07029 - S1522 W06956 - S1600 W07146 - S1543
W07159 - S1417 W07029

RMK: VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOVG
NE. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF WV/GASES
WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180530/0230Z=

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