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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA EM. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Tue, 15 Dec 2020, 04:30
04:30 AM | BY: VN
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:

FVXX20 at 04:27 UTC, 15/12/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201215/0426Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1213

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 15/0400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0155 W07937 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07938 - S0155 W07937 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1000Z SFC/FL190 S0154 W07931
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0205 W07932 -
S0154 W07931

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1600Z SFC/FL190 S0141
W07930 - S0159 W07819 - S0203 W07819 - S0159
W07932 - S0141 W07930

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/2200Z SFC/FL190 S0132
W07929 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0150
W07932 - S0132 W07929

RMK: VA EXT UP TO 80 NM W FM SUMMIT. VA PLUME
PARTIALLY OBSCD BY WX CLDS. FAINT VA CLD AT W END
OF PLUME QUICKLY DSIPTG. FL MVMT EXP TO VEER TO
NW BY T+18 HRS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201215/1030Z

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