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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 EMS CONT to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Wed, 10 Feb 2021, 03:00
03:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 02:57 UTC, 10/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210210/0254Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/158

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS CONT

OBS VA DTG: 10/0220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0158 W07808 - S0203 W07809
- S0201 W07820 - S0158 W07820 - S0158 W07808 MOV
E 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0830Z SFC/FL210 S0159 W07820
- S0159 W07804 - S0204 W07805 - S0200 W07820 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1430Z SFC/FL210 S0151
W07817 - S0153 W07810 - S0201 W07819 - S0159
W07820 - S0151 W07817

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/2030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT DETECTED ON STLT DUE TO WIDESPREAD WX
CLDS IN AREA. GIVEN RECENT ACTVTY CONTG VA EMS
ARE PSBL. NWP MDL WINDS VRY LGT/VRB SO VA PSN
CONFIDENCE T+0 AND BEYOND LO. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210210/0900Z

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