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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)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Wednesday May 01, 2019 01:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 20 kts in ESE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:08 UTC, 01/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190501/0110Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/481

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 01/0010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150 - S1556 W07056
- S1610 W07100 - S1546 W07150 MOV ESE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0600Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150
- S1600 W07037 - S1622 W07045 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1200Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07151 - S1603 W07020 - S1631 W07029 - S1549
W07150 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1800Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07149 - S1600 W07011 - S1623 W07017 - S1554
W07144 - S1546 W07149

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
ESE PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLDS. WECBAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190501/0710Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Apr 29, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 . ... [more]
Monday, Apr 29, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 . ... [more]
Monday, Apr 29, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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