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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: OCNL VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fri, 19 Feb 2021, 21:45
21:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 21:41 UTC, 19/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210219/2137Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/201

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 19/2110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07817 - S0226 W07810
- S0226 W07828 - S0201 W07822 - S0159 W07817 MOV
S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0300Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07816
- S0235 W07805 - S0237 W07834 - S0159 W07824 -
S0159 W07816

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0900Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/1500Z NO VA EXP

RMK: OCNL VA CLDS OBS IN VIS STLT. LOW CONF WITH
VAA DUE TO WX CLDS OBS OVER REGION. VA HGT/DIR FM
STLT AND NWP MDLS SHOWS CONT S-LY MOVMT THRU T+6.
...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210220/0330Z

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