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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 to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Thu, 7 Jan 2021, 21:45
21:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  7 Jan 2021
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 7 Jan 2021
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 21:35 UTC, 07/01/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210107/2133Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/030

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 07/2110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0157 W07820 - S0203 W07818
- S0215 W07826 - S0201 W07835 - S0157 W07820 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0300Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07820
- S0202 W07817 - S0229 W07820 - S0216 W07844 -
S0157 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0900Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1500Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS AND SUMMIT HOTSPOT OBS IN STLT. LOW
CONF WITH VAA FCST DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT FM PREV
VAA. VA DIR FM STLT/NWP MDLS SHOWS SW-LY TO
SSW-LY MOVMT TREND THRU T+6. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210108/0330Z

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