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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: DISCRETE VA CLD. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sun, 14 Feb 2021, 23:30
23:30 PM | 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 23:23 UTC, 14/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210214/2318Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/180

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA CLD.

OBS VA DTG: 14/2250Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0148 W07812 - S0152 W07808
- S0201 W07819 - S0200 W07820 - S0148 W07812 MOV
NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0500Z SFC/FL220 S0132 W07820
- S0135 W07806 - S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07820 -
S0132 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1100Z SFC/FL220 S0133
W07812 - S0138 W07801 - S0201 W07819 - S0201
W07820 - S0133 W07812

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/1700Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBSD TO 9 NMI NE OF SUMMIT. HOTSPOT
EVIDENT. NWP MDLS SUGGEST VA CLD AT FL220. NWP
MDLS FCST WINDS TO MOV VA NNE BY T+12HRS.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210215/0515Z

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