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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: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 13:00
13:00 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 12:49 UTC, 21/02/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210221/1247Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/209

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 21/1220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0154 W07831 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0201 W07831 - S0154 W07831 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1830Z SFC/FL200 S0155 W07838
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0202 W07838 -
S0155 W07838

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0030Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W07839 - S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0203
W07840 - S0154 W07839

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0630Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOVG W/WNW. DIFFICULT
TO SEE HOW FAR VA EXTDS DUE TO MET CLDS. MODEL
GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT W-LY MOV THRU T+12 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210221/1845Z

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