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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: RESIUDAL VA FM ERUPTION AT 06/03Z AND NEW VA EMS. to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Sat, 6 Mar 2021, 16:00
16:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 15:58 UTC, 06/03/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210306/1553Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/248

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. HYSPLIT. METAR.

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIUDAL VA FM ERUPTION AT 06/03Z
AND NEW VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 06/1520Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S0156 W07821 - S0205 W07818
- S0225 W07851 - S0202 W07902 - S0156 W07821 MOV
W 10KT SFC/FL400 S0136 W07915 - S0235 W07847 -
S0251 W07934 - S0236 W08000 - S0144 W07944 -
S0136 W07915 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2130Z SFC/FL270 S0156 W07821
- S0206 W07818 - S0224 W07850 - S0232 W07916 -
S0202 W07929 - S0200 W07848 - S0156 W07821
SFC/FL400 S0150 W07949 - S0258 W07917 - S0326
W08057 - S0203 W08056 - S0150 W07949

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0330Z SFC/FL270 S0156
W07820 - S0207 W07819 - S0224 W07849 - S0235
W07929 - S0159 W07940 - S0156 W07820 SFC/FL400
S0201 W08028 - S0308 W08028 - S0358 W08202 -
S0223 W08150 - S0201 W08028

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0930Z SFC/FL270 S0150
W07941 - S0155 W07820 - S0206 W07819 - S0223
W07854 - S0237 W07940 - S0150 W07941 SFC/FL400
S0222 W08120 - S0353 W08138 - S0403 W08308 -
S0331 W08306 - S0237 W08246 - S0222 W08120

RMK: LARGE ERUPTION FM 06/03Z NOW ESTIMATED TO
FL400 MOV WSW IN STLT. A MORE SW-LY MOV THRU
T+18HRS. NEW VA EMS EST TO FL270 MOV W AND CONT
THRU T+18HRS. MOV AND HGT BASED ON NWP AND
HYSPLIT AND STLT. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210306/2200Z

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