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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: PSBL VA CLDS CONTG to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sat, 2 Jan 2021, 01:45
01:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 01:33 UTC, 02/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210102/0130Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/005

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA CLDS CONTG

OBS VA DTG: 02/0110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820 - S0204 W07819
- S0213 W07849 - S0204 W07852 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/0700Z SFC/FL220 S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0208 W07855 - S0158 W07856 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1300Z SFC/FL220 S0158
W07856 - S0158 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0207
W07856 - S0158 W07856

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1900Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLDS. VA IS PSBL IN THE AREA BASED ON RECENT ACT.
MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A MORE W-LY MOV BY T+6 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210102/0730Z

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