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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity

Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY AT 1800Z to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Mon, 30 Mar 2020, 19:15
19:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 30 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 30 Mar 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 19:03 UTC, 30/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200330/1901Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/347

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY AT
1800Z

OBS VA DTG: 30/1840Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0154 W07849 - S0158 W07819
- S0202 W07818 - S0208 W07851 - S0154 W07849 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/0030Z SFC/FL190 S0150 W07859
- S0156 W07818 - S0204 W07819 - S0216 W07858 -
S0150 W07859

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/1230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY W FM SUMMIT. LOW
CONF WITH EXT OF VA DUE TO WX CLDS IN THE REGION.
VA HGT/DIR FM NWP MDLS SHOWS CONT W-LY TREND THRU
T+6. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200331/0100Z

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