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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 SEEN IN STLT. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Thu, 7 Jan 2021, 10:30
10:30 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 10:20 UTC, 07/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210107/1016Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/028

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 07/0940Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07817
- S0218 W07822 - S0214 W07832 - S0159 W07820 MOV
S 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/1530Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07817 - S0223 W07832 - S0217 W07843 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/2130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: WEAK VA SIGNATURE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
SSW FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE INDICATES A CONT
SSW-LY MOV THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210107/1615Z

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