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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: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 01:30
01:30 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 01:23 UTC, 21/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210221/0120Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/207

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 21/0100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0143 W07815 - S0202 W07818
- S0203 W07822 - S0143 W07831 - S0143 W07815 MOV
N 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/0700Z SFC/FL220 S0133 W07825
- S0201 W07818 - S0202 W07822 - S0148 W07846 -
S0133 W07825

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/1300Z SFC/FL220 S0144
W07845 - S0156 W07817 - S0204 W07817 - S0206
W07847 - S0144 W07845

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/1900Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT. LOW CONF WITH VAA DUE
TO WX CLDS AND LGT WINDS OVER REGION. VA HGT FM
PREV VAA. VA DIR FM STLT. NWP MDLS SHOWS N-LY TO
W-LY MOVMT TREND THRU T+12. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210221/0715Z

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