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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 CONTG VA EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sun, 14 Feb 2021, 11:45
11:45 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 11:44 UTC, 14/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210214/1143Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/178

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 14/1120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0143 W07822 - S0144 W07814
- S0200 W07819 - S0200 W07820 - S0143 W07822 MOV
N 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/1730Z SFC/FL190 S0142 W07823
- S0143 W07814 - S0200 W07819 - S0159 W07820 -
S0142 W07823

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/2330Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0530Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT CURRENTLY OBS DUE TO RECENT WX CLD
OBSCN BUT WAS OBS MOV N JUST PRIOR TO OBSCN. IR
HOTSPOT VISIBLE. OBS VA AREA BASED ON NWP MDLS
AND EARLIER OBS. LTLCG EXP IN FL WINDS THRU T+6
HRS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210214/1745Z

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