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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: FQT EM to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Mon, 15 Feb 2021, 08:30
08:30 AM | 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 08:25 UTC, 15/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210215/0823Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/182

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: FQT EM

OBS VA DTG: 15/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0155 W07822 - S0155 W07816
- S0200 W07818 - S0201 W07820 - S0155 W07822 MOV
N 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1400Z SFC/FL220 S0129 W07821
- S0129 W07812 - S0201 W07817 - S0201 W07820 -
S0129 W07821

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/2000Z SFC/FL220 S0132
W07802 - S0135 W07758 - S0202 W07818 - S0159
W07821 - S0132 W07802

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0200Z SFC/FL220 S0129
W07821 - S0129 W07811 - S0200 W07817 - S0201
W07820 - S0129 W07821

RMK: VA EXT LESS THAN 8 NM NORTH OF THE SUMMIT
BEFORE BECOMING OBS BY WX CLD. LTLCG EXP THRU T+6
BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210215/1430Z

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